Epic Livestream unites net neutrality supporters across the Internet

Tinder is among the companies and organizations who promoted the Epic Livestream

LIVE from Washington, D.C.

Petitions signed by 3.5 million Americans were delivered to Mitch McConnell’s office

The Senate Debate

Twitch users of all political leanings showed their support for net neutrality while Markey spoke
Roger Wicker’s ties to the telecom industry appear to influence his views on telecom regulation

Guests, guests, and more guests!

Mike Eagle hammered home the importance for everyone to have equal access to information online
Ferociously Steph’s fanbase cheered her appearance on the Epic Livestream
Ro Khanna gave praise to Americans for pushing their lawmakers to support net neutrality
Shannon Thomas might as well have dropped the mic after her passionate defense of Internet freedom

A truly epic lineup

Ron Placone worked tirelessly to hype the event on radio, podcasts, and YouTube
Consumer Reports joined Demand Progress, NHMC, Common Cause, and others to raise awareness
  • Sarah Morris, OTI
  • Douglas Crawford, ProPrivacy
  • Stephen Blum, Tellus Venture Associates
  • Jose Tro, U.S. Army Veteran
  • Francella Ochillo, National Hispanic Media Coalition
  • Steve Poikonen, Slow News Day
  • Kunal Bhatia, SlidesUp
  • Chris Mitchell, SlidesUp and the Institute for Local Self-Reliance
  • Jeff Waldorf, Host of Around the Nation with TYT Nation
  • Steven York, Producing Director and Teaching Artist at Steven York Productions
  • Mike Linksvayer, GitHub
  • Krish Mohan, Fork Full Of Noodles Podcast
  • Mike Eagle, Musician and comedian
  • Tara Devlin, Republican Dirty Tricks
  • Amy Vilela, candidate featured in the Netflix documentary Knock Down the House
  • Greg Palast, Journalist
  • Sarah Schaaf, Imgur
  • Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT At-Large)
  • Left at London Musician, songwriter, and video creator
  • Michael O’Neil, Green Way Forward
  • Niko House, MCSC Network
  • Steven Renderos, Center for Media Justice
  • Fiorella Isabel, The Convo Couch
  • Craig Pasta Jardulla, The Convo Couch
  • FerociouslySteph, Streamer
  • Ripley Violet, Streamer
  • Graham Elwood, Political Vigilante
  • Malcolm Fleschner, The Young Turks
  • Baratunde Thurston, Writer, comedian
  • Brigida Santos , Producer and host, The World According to Jesse
  • Victoria Ruiz, Downtown Boys
  • Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA 17th)
  • Omar Hakim, Consumer Union
  • Savage Joy, Real Progressives
  • Shannon Thomas, activist featured in the Netflix documentary Knock Down the House
  • Mark Stanley, Demand Progress

What’s next for net neutrality

Presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren was among many politicians supporting net neutrality on June 11th
Presidential Kamala Harris was among many politicians supporting net neutrality on June 11th

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