https://www.dailykos.com/campaigns/petitions/add-your-name-the-internet-should-be-a-public-utility -- this is the kind of thing I mean. It's not just about abusive housing practices; it's about leveling the playing field for everyone, across all the things we need in order to maintain a society of equals instead of falling back into oligarchy.
(And yeah, I know we were never really a society of equals -- but the internet *can* be a great leveler, if we can prevent and reverse its takeover by the oligarchs.)
i agree and hope for that better future ...
but this means oligarchs have to give up their money trough
(voluntarily or by law (as if) or by force)
in my mind *this* is the sticking point ...
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