[Wikimedia-l] Facebook goes turncoat on the "squash internet freedom" battle.
monomium at gmail.com
Tue Apr 17 05:20:57 UTC 2012
Well, piracy is illegal and piracy stems from file sharing...
On Monday, April 16, 2012, Jussi-Ville Heiskanen wrote:
> First there were SOPA, PIPA, ACTA and OPEN. Now there is going to be
> Yet Another Attempt
> to enact draconian legislation through mislabeling the real purpose of
> IP legislation by inserting
> it as a rider to law supposedly intended to help in combatting
> Cyber-terrorism: CISPA.
> From the link below:
> "It's a little piece of Sopa [the Stop Online Piracy Act] wrapped up
> in a bill that's
> supposedly designed to facilitate detection of and defence against
> threats. The language is so vague that an ISP could use it to monitor
> communications of subscribers for potential infringement of
> intellectual property."
> In effect this law is directed against file-sharers, not Cyber terrorism.
> Jussi-Ville Heiskanen, ~ [[User:Cimon Avaro]]
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