Candace Clement

Internet Campaign Director

Candace directs Free Press’ campaigns to restore Net Neutrality and stop government and corporate surveillance. She also directs our in-district organizing and online engagement and runs our internship program. Before joining Free Press, Candace worked with community radio station Valley Free Radio. Candace serves on the board of Girls Rock Campaign Boston and holds a B.A. in American studies from Smith College, with a concentration in media and culture. Candace loves all things pop culture. Follow her on Twitter @candacejeanne.

Blog Posts

  • Activists to FCC: We Aren't Going Away

    September 17, 2014
    Let’s say you’re Tom Wheeler. If 3.7 million comments aren’t enough to convince you that the only way to protect Net Neutrality is reclassification, maybe seeing a giant billboard mounted on a truck that’s parked directly across the street from your headquarters will.
  • The #InternetSlowdown Was Epic

    September 11, 2014
    The Internet Slowdown drove more than 2 million emails and nearly 300,000 calls to Congress. And so many pro-Net Neutrality comments were filed (722,364 to be exact) that the FCC's site broke (again).
  • Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi Endorses Title II

    September 8, 2014
    FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler is going to have to overturn rocks to find support for his proposed rules that turn the Internet into a two-tiered system and destroy all hope of real Net Neutrality.

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