"“net neutrality,” allows internet service providers
(ISPs) to discriminate between different types of internet
traffic (a “fast lane” for video and social media, for
example) in an attempt to help further competition and
Is some clarification possible here?
I strongly recommend fixing this -- you really risk confusing the layperson and the debate.
The other maps are normalized by % of comments sent, which mitigates the population impact.
"Looking at the data behind these comments, it’s
clear to see that the entire country is passionate
against net neutrality."
This is a reminder why I should never blog while sleep deprived.
Nice write up, minimaxir. I was lucky enough to be involved with Battle for the Net. We ended up successfully submitting ~135 thousand comments to the FCC.
I highly recommend people reach out to their favorite nonprofits. The projects are really fun.
The Hacker News ranking system always surprises me.