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US net neutrality civil war continues

Net neutrality has been a contentious issue all over the world, but nowhere more so than the US perhaps because there such issues tend to be seen more in black and white. Europe has taken a more nuanced view that has achieved greater consensus by allowing some wriggle room for ISPs under the guise of congestion management or to ensure network integrity. In practice they can still throttle torrents and rein back 4K video streams which consume an undue amount of bandwidth at the expense of others and just call it network management. Even so, Europe’s relatively pure version of net neutrality was actually criticized for going too far by adopting an unpractical one size fits all approach to content…

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