The FCC, led by Trump-appointed Chairman Ajit Pai, is set to vote on Thursday on whether or not to uphold the Obama-era “Open Internet Order,” better known as “net neutrality” regulations.
The decision will determine how we use the internet, affecting how small start-ups launch and how big businesses charge customers.
Here’s what you need to know:
What is the principle of net neutrality?
Net neutrality is probably a buzzword you’ve heard thrown around a lot. It’s easy to understand.