That could be our new reality if and when the Federal Communications Commision (FCC) votes to remove net neutrality. Meanwhile, Republicans claim the move will "restore Internet freedom".
Columbia University Law professor Tim Wu, who is credited with first coining the term "net neutrality" in 2003, said it wasn't too surprising the debate was having a minimal impact on consumers' views of large internet service providers.
Internet companies, consumer-advocacy groups and Democratic officials have generally been in favor of net-neutrality rules.
And yet this is all in spite of the fact that Americans overwhelmingly oppose the elimination of net neutrality.
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"[Currently] Verizon, who is a part of the same company as Yahoo, can not slow Google dramatically because they would prefer you to use Yahoo...which they are economically tied to".
Hricik says although the plan to repeal Net Neutrality comes from the FCC Chairman, Ajit Pai, and he does have the swing vote, congress could put an end to it. Hundreds of people are already protesting in hopes to stop the vote on the 14th.
FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel, a Democrat appointed by President Obama who supports keeping the current regulations, said that almost a half-million comments before the FCC were filed from Russian email addresses, and that 50,000 consumer complaints are missing from the record.
"A free and open Internet is vital to ensuring a level playing field online, and we believe that your proposed action may be based on an incomplete understanding of the public record in this proceeding", the Senators wrote. Internet service providers such as Comcast and Verizon are the sole supporters of this bill, and they are the only businesses this bill would benefit.
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Right now we have the ability to access whatever we want on the internet without much restriction. It just doesn't make sense.
A separate study from the Pew Research Center indicated that among the record public comments about net neutrality filed with the FCC over a four-month period, only 6% were unique comments.
The internet is known today as a primary destination to attain an endless supply of information.
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