Originally Posted on Tumblr on Jun 7th, 2018
(Reupload notes: Come to think of it, Democrats took back the House this midterm election, didn't they? Maybe there will be some balance moving forward. Maybe. Not saying either side is pure, but there's at least some hope now of them cancelling each other out.)
June 11 is on Monday. The net neutrality repeal goes into effect by then. We’re gonna be the ISPs’ fiscal pocket pussies if we don’t do something about this. This all hangs on the House passing the Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution to restore the Title II protections of the Internet.
Citing my personal emails, it seems that “[o]ver 175 members of Congress have indicated their support for Net Neutrality but we need 218 to sign on to pass the CRA” (Freepress.net). To be more specific, “that means we’ll need to convince all the Democrats and about 25 Republicans to support the CRA” (Battle for the Net).
Call your representatives, even if they promise to support the Net Neutrality CRA:
Oh, and here are the people that stand in our way:
Please note that these links lead to a secure website. If you try to search for these on your own with Google or something and it appears that the site isn’t secure, something’s up. Just a thing for all of you to consider moving forward. Don’t want you to toss your efforts into decoy sites or anything.