Posts By Victoria Kaplan

Obama breaks his silence on saving the Internet
President Obama breaks his silence on Net Neutrality

This could be a turning point in the fight to save the Internet from a corporate takeover. Read the full statement President Obama made Tuesday–the first time he’s spoken publicly about Net Neutrality since the FCC advanced a plan that would create a two-tiered Internet: One of the issues around net neutrality is whether you […]

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Netroots to Obama: Don't Kill the Internet
President Obama: Don't Kill the Internet!

When President Obama visited Silicon Valley and Los Angeles for fundraisers on July 23, our protests filled the news coverage from California to Washington—on ABC, NBC, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Hill, and more. It was awesome. Hundreds of activists with MoveOn.org, Free Press, CREDO, Color of Change, Demand Progress, and other grassroots, Internet-based groups […]

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Activists greet President Obama in Silicon Valley urging action to save the Internet
President Obama: Don't Kill the Internet!

“Barack Obama, yes you can, Stop Tom Wheeler’s stupid plan!” More than 100 activists with netroots groups MoveOn.org, Free Press, CREDO, Color of Change, Demand Progress, and others gathered Wednesday morning outside President Obama’s visit to a wealthy neighborhood of Silicon Valley, the epicenter of the tech industry, with that chant—catching the attention of the […]

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This is what saving the Internet looks like:
MoveOn members rally in 19 cities to protest the FCC's proposal to end the Internet as we know it

Together, we did something unprecedented. Last Thursday, May 15, within minutes of a vote in Washington, D.C. that set the stage for a showdown over the future of the Internet, MoveOn members and allies from Fight for the Future, Free Press, and CREDO were in the streets, gathering at rarely-visited, remote FCC offices in 19 […]

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Provin' 'Em Wrong: College Students and Young People Buck GOP, Get Health Coverage
Prove Them Wrong-Newspaper Ad

Conservative groups–funded by the Koch brothers–are spending millions of dollars on a misinformation campaign to try and get young people to go uninsured–putting their health, and the success of Obamacare, at risk. MoveOn members pitched in to run these ads in college newspapers and on the Facebook pages of college students and young people, telling […]

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This is huge (Citizens United)

The Senate is about to vote on one of the least popular Supreme Court decisions ever. Any senator who votes wrong is putting a huge political target on their back. Can you chip in to hold them …

Save the Senate

The latest polls show Republicans are poised to take control of the Senate this November if progressives don't show up to vote. We've got a plan that's proven to be effective, but it can't happen without you …