As someone whose life is remarkably better because of the open Internet—and who’s trying to one day make a living by using the Internet to help make others lives remarkably better—the bought-and-paid-for, Republican FCC’s decision yesterday give people like me the finger really pissed me off. Big time.
I need to do a better job of balancing the sense of urgency with a need to convert outrage into something more productive.
Shit. America 2017—we could ALL do a better job of this.
Here’s hoping a healthy rash of lawsuits brought by state Attorneys General and non-profit organizations, combined with an unrelenting outrage from the American people will once and for all fix the Internet as as being the great equalizer and innovation space it’s proven to be in the last 20 years.