Shouldn't the FCC be regulating the use of the Internet? The Federal Court ruling (full text) in favor of Comcast was "the shot heard round the world". We are already at the mercy of companies who can reroute our information willy-nilly, based on business partnerships, i.e., $$$.
This is what Tom Bradley has to say about it: Comcast Wins FCC Challenge, Your Move Congress - PCWorld Business Center
What does this mean for our teachers and students? A HUGE roadblock that's already being put up, to prevent open access to information.
What should we do about it? Let our legislators know that we think NET NEUTRALITY IS AN ABSOLUTE MUST!
For more information, check out savetheinternet.com
Washington Post video added 4/13/10: Free Press Policy Chief Responds to former FCC Chairman Powell