A different ISP? There's others, and they all have the same totalitarian SOPA-like control over their services
As for proxies, the really good ones get banned by my ISP. And when I do find a working one, Rizon or the Highway will give me that message like "this is a banned IP, if you are using a proxy, it might be red-listed" or something like that. I eventually gave up on proxies, their somewhat worse
So in the end I stay here, I can browse here on my phone too, and turn off images in case things get laggy
forgot to tell you about IRC. It's not very stable on my connection, and I think it has a lot to do with the ports. My ISP went so far as to block email ports, not to mention torrent ports are completely blocked.