Is Privacy Truly What Drives Privacy Advocates In Internet Fights?

It’s Day of Action time again.

These “days”– when activists pour into the streets and flood government agencies and their representatives in Congress with calls, letters, faxes and emails – have become almost as common in the Trump era as Twitter explosions.

The president’s stark anti-regulatory bent has warmed the hearts of conservatives and most entrepreneurs, but it has given self-interested corporations and the grievance-meisters of the left head-spinning levels of heartburn.

The left and its strange corporate bedfellows thought they had the battle won when it came to regulating the Internet in February 2015, when the Federal Communications Commission voted to reclassify Internet Service Providers as Title II common carriers – the regulatory class designed for Ma Bell.

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