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[–] SquarebobSpongebutt 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

America has providers that monopolize internet services across entire states and lobby congress to maintain that monopoly.

That is not really true. The problem is not at the Congressional level. The problem is at the local level. Control over where companies can provide internet access is controlled by local boards that divide up territory. This is supposed to ensure all parts of town get access by giving companies some high income areas and some low income areas to balance things out, but the reality is that it ensures most people only have 1 decent provider. I have recently found that I have 3 available. Two of them have a 300GB limit per month and provide speeds of 10 or 50 Mb. One provides 500 Mb with no limit. In other parts of town the first two provide 100-500 Mb with those same limits while the no limit provider only has 10-25 Mb.