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Links to more background on high speed cable Internet access:

"Why Monopolies Want 'Open Access' to Cable TV," op-ed piece by Audrie Krause
http://www.netaction.org/broadband/op-ed.html

"The FCC and the Unregulation of the Internet," a Working Paper by Jason Oxman, Counsel for Advanced Communications in the Office of Plans and Policy
http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/OPP/working_papers/oppwp31.pdf (in PDF format)

"The Unregulation of the Internet: Laying a Competitive Course for the Future," FCC Chairman William E. Kennard's comments before the Federal Communications Bar Northern California Chapter, San Francisco, CA July 20, 1999
http://www.fcc.gov/Speeches/Kennard/spwek924.html

"The Road Not Taken: Building a Broadband Future for America," remarks of FCC Chairman William E. Kennard, before the National Cable Television Association, June 15, 1999
http://www.fcc.gov/Speeches/Kennard/spwek921.html

"Building a Broadband America: The Competitive Keys to the Future of the Internet" by Lee L. Selwyn, Patricia D. Kravtin, and Scott A. Coleman (executive summary)
http://www.comptel.org/filings/cbc_execsum.pdf (in PDF)

Hands Off the Internet
http://www.HandsOfftheInternet.org/

Internet Telecom Project ~CyberTelecom~
http://www.cybertelecom.org/

State of the Internet: USIC's Report on Use & Threats in 1999
http://www.usic.org/usic99/usic_state_of_net99.htm

"Cable Wars: Episode 1 The History of the Battle," Calnews.com, July 12, 1999
http://www.calnews.com/Archives/CalNewsOped/ctn071299cable.htm

"GTE, AOL align for open access fight," CNET news.com, June 10, 1999
http://news.com/News/Item/0,4,37657,00.html?st.ne.bp..bphed

"Excite@Home tries to debunk ISP claims," CNET news.com, June 16, 1999
http://news.com/News/Item/0,4,37911,00.html?st.ne.ni.rel

ACM Special Internet Group on Computer Graphics (SIGGRAPH) publications:

Excite@Home background page
http://www.home.net/source/

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