Understanding Title II and Net Neutrality

The White House made some waves this morning by announcing that it would unequivocally support Title II regulation of telecommunications to enforce net neutrality. There’s a lot of confusion about what this means, and the extreme opinions seem to be variants of “the government is taking over my Internets” and “the government is fixing every last thing broken with the Internet”. Obviously, both are entirely untrue, so it’s helpful to understand what exactly this means. What the heck is Title II? Title II is a provision of the Telecommunications Act…