Trillium Urges FCC to Adopt Strong Open Internet Principles
Last week Trillium Asset Management Corporation and OpenMIC filed comments with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in support of its efforts to protect the free and open nature of the Internet. The FCC initiative by the Obama Administration, also referred to by many as Net Neutrality, is vitally important to our rights to freedom of speech and our ability to speak out for social justice. It helps preserve the Internet as a level playing field where individuals and groups can speak up on behalf of social justice without censorship or interference from the mainstream media filters. It is also a vital component of our economic recovery. As a report from the New York University Institute for Policy Integrity recently concluded, the open and free Internet accounts for billions of dollars of economic value for Americans.
See our comments here.