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Why Amazon and its competitors are fighting to protect online freedom

Why Amazon and its competitors are fighting to protect online freedom

The Supreme Court has taken a big step toward cracking down on the monopolistic practices of Internet giants, which include the way they control how consumers access and use the Web.

But as Congress and the Federal Communications Commission work to regulate these practices, they are grappling with the question of whether the Internet should be the only way to access the Web for the millions of Americans who are unbanked and without a bank account.

Here’s what you need to know about the issue.