|Major U.S. Trade Group Makes Case for Neutrality|
|Why has the United States fallen behind the rest of the world in accessible and affordable broadband service?|
The answer, according to a report released by Free Press, the Consumer Federation of America and Consumers Union, is marketplace failures wrought by phone and cable companies’ near monopoly control of last-mile broadband markets.
|"Let's say you call Joe's Pizza and the first thing you hear is a
message saying you'll be connected in a minute or two, but if you want,
you can be connected to Pizza Hut right away. Would that be fair?"|
Craig Newmark founderof Craigslist.com