We consider the fight for net neutrality and the passing of laws which reinforce its legality to be crucial for human freedom and democracy in the 21st century.
Net Neutrality is a founding principle of the Internet. It guarantees that all data packages that circulate through the net are treated equally and is crucial to mantain Internet non discriminatory, diverse, innovative and free, and for our freedom to access and send information.
Telecom companies want to change that. They want to establish new business models based on discrimination and restrictions. They would like the Internet to be another TV.
We have engaged in the fight to preserve this fundamental openness of the Internet and defended its neutrality against varied attacks which have occurred at a national level (Sinde-Wert Law), in Europe and as well as an international level (Acta-Sopa-Pipa…).