Boycott GoDaddy, Internet Cencorship dead... for now.

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by wejee, Dec 26, 2011.

  1. wejee

    wejee Junior Member

    Jan 20, 2010
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    Keeping it Real.
    Parallel Universe
    Hey, I got this e-mail, and it seems relevant to those on this forum, so I thought I'd pass it along.

    Happy Holidays -- we have some great news to share.
    We've just won two huge battles in the fight against Internet censorship -- everything you are doing is working! First off, the House of Representatives failed to move SOPA out of committee! Why? Because their offices got swamped with phone calls and overwhelmed by the snowballing opposition. Thank you for helping make that happen.
    Second, in response to the boycott of GoDaddy, the web hosting company just made a public announcement that it's dropping its support of SOPA. Amazing what you have made happen.
    Yet, we can't let GoDaddy off the hook just yet. GoDaddy supports the Senate version of SOPA, called the PROTECT IP Act (PIPA). The boycott has to continue -- Please click here to pledge to join it.
    Please join us in holding GoDaddy accountable, until they drop any and all efforts to support not just SOPA, but also its Senate cousin, PIPA. The boycott already worked to get GoDaddy to change their position on SOPA, now we urgently need to hear from GoDaddy about PIPA too.
    So what's next?
    The PIPA bill is still alive and strong in the Senate, and could be voted on in January. Like SOPA, it threatens free speech, innovation, and the basic structure of the Internet.
    Keep transferring your domains from GoDaddy until they fully come out against PIPA and SOPA. They need to send a letter to Congress making their opposition to both bills clear -- Click here to join the cause.
    Thank you for all that you do -- it is working!
    Tiffiniy & Phil
    Fight for the Future
  2. beazt

    beazt Power Member

    Oct 29, 2009
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    Godaddy sucks with or without Bob Parsons