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Internet Censorship MUST be stopped! - Please read if you like the internet.

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by KHMNTCPR8, Nov 16, 2011.

  1. KHMNTCPR8

    KHMNTCPR8 Regular Member

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    http://americancensorship.org/
    Visit this site and send a letter to congress, they have pre-written one, or you can put what ever you want to say to stop this shit. I sent mine in last night, hope others will do the same.


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f4c4s3zEYcs

    PROTECT-IP is a bill that has been introduced in the Senate and the House and is moving quickly through Congress. It gives the government and corporations the ability to censor the net, in the name of protecting "creativity". The law would let the government or corporations censor entire sites-- they just have to convince a judge that the site is "dedicated to copyright infringement."

    The government has already wrongly shut down sites without any recourse to the site owner. Under this bill, sharing a video with anything copyrighted in it, or what sites like Youtube and Twitter do, would be considered illegal behavior according to this bill.

    According to the Congressional Budget Office, this bill would cost us $47 million tax dollars a year — that's for a fix that won't work, disrupts the internet, stifles innovation, shuts out diverse voices, and censors the internet. This bill is bad for creativity and does not protect your rights.
     
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  2. Robby54

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