What the Canadian Government Really Thinks About Net Neutrality

Wednesday, February 07 2007 @ 03:27 pm CST

Contributed by: Linegod

The Canadian Press is out this evening with an important story that reveals the government's true view on net neutrality. Based on documents obtained under the Access to Information Act, they provide a clear picture of an Industry Minister and policy makers content to leave the issue alone, despite acknowledging that major telcos such as Bell and Telus are "determined to play a greater role in how Internet content is delivered" and that "they [Bell and Telus] believe they should be the gatekeepers of content, with the freedom to impose fees for their role."

Read the full thing at http://www.michaelgeist.ca/content/view/1664/125/

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