This policy platform reflects the principles and priorities of millions of internet voters. We urge all candidates to support the policy goals outlined below, and to appoint people who will advance these principles and stand up for internet users and those still struggling to get online.
Any policymaking that affects the internet must be guided by these principles:
Free Speech: Freedom of expression online and offline. Don’t censor the internet.Access: Universal access to fast and affordable communications platforms.Choice: Diverse, decentralized and open infrastructure with a competitive choice of providers.Privacy: Protect personal data and the right to communicate and access information in private.Transparency: Shed light on the data collection and processing practices of government and online platforms. Openness: Support Net Neutrality to prevent unreasonable discrimination against content or users; protect everyone’s right to create, innovate, and share without permission.
This internet policy platform aims to promote these principles and foster a healthier and more inclusive democracy.