Tag Archives : ACTA


Acta: Controversial anti-piracy agreement rejected by EU 1

Source: http://www.bbc.com The European Parliament has voted to reject the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (Acta). The proposed agreement sought to curb piracy, but internet campaigners said it posed a threat to online freedoms. The rejection vote followed a failed attempt to postpone the decision because of ongoing investigations into Acta by the European Court of Justice. […]


The Past, Present and Future of Internet Censorship

Source: http://www.corbettreport.com Beyond SOPA: The Past, Present and Future of Internet Censorship By James Corbett grtv.ca 29 January, 2012 When legislators in the US abandoned their support of SOPA and PIPA in the wake of mass popular protest earlier this month, many of those who had been mobilized by the legislation–which would have granted the […]