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STOP SOPA and SAVE THE INTERNET: Say No to American Censorship

Posted by on Wednesday, January 11, 2012,

SOPA would give governments and corporations the power to take down entire websites over infringing posts by users, endangering the internet as we know it. This legislation is internet censorship in its very worst form and if passed, it will effect every website you enjoy visiting, from this site, to your facebook page, twitter, youtube, even your personal email.  You can help prevent it from passing by writing to your Congressperson, signing a petition and taking other action in a few sh...
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Posted by on Tuesday, November 29, 2011,

The Senate will soon vote on a bill that would let big corporations censor websites at will.

The bill — the Protect IP Act, or PIPA (S. 968) — is intended to stop online copyright piracy (just like SOPA, its cousin in the House). But PIPA’s authority is so broad it would give corporations unprecedented power to abuse our Internet freedoms. .

In the last month, more than one million people have told Congress to reject PIPA and SOPA..

But we need to keep pushing. Join more than a dozen organ...
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