Do people actually know what Net Neutrality is?

It's not about the content (like this question) or the user (you sitting at your computer), it's not about the web hosting clients (like Yahoo and it's servers), it's about the internet service providers' (comcast, verizon, etc...) ability to control the bandwidth (speed of which you download... show more It's not about the content (like this question) or the user (you sitting at your computer), it's not about the web hosting clients (like Yahoo and it's servers), it's about the internet service providers' (comcast, verizon, etc...) ability to control the bandwidth (speed of which you download from a server) and what you can and cannot access.

Imagine, conservatives you are trying to access Fox or some other news website, your ISP just merged with NBC (like comcast is) NBC is in direct competition with Fox, so Comcast-NBC notice you're trying to access their competitions website they either drastically increase the time it will take to view it or block access to it all together.

Or think of this analogy, the internet is a water hose, you are trying to get the water from the source, however the "water service provider" steps in and creates a kink in the hose. So now instead of getting a lot of water, you are getting a trickle

Net Neutrality is about preventing ISPs from denying your access to any website.
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