By Michael Krieger Liberty Blitzkrieg Aaron Swartz Died 2 Years Ago Today – In Remembrance of This Special Soul Two years ago humanity lost a brave, brilliant and kindhearted individual named Aaron Swartz. On that day, I composed a post expressing my outrage and sadness. I reposted it on the anniversary of his […]
The Day We Fight Back – Tomorrow We Take A Stand! As I posted last month, on February 11, a broad coalition of internet-involved organizations will go online to protest massive electronic surveillance by governments around the world including illegal NSA spying. The Day We Fight Back action hopes to repeat the […]
Source: http://rt.com Reddit, Mozilla, rights groups to protest online snooping in memory of Aaron Swartz On February 11, a broad coalition of internet-involved organizations will go online to protest massive electronic surveillance by various governments. The action hopes to repeat the successful beating of SOPA/PIPA bills in 2012. The protest was announced […]
Produced and uploaded by: NextNewsNetwork Gary Franchi interviews James Corbett connecting from Japan on Next News Network on various topics including the future of 3D printing, intellectual property, free speech, upcoming government regulations, local drone surveillance and much more.
Source: http://libertycrier.com Congress is continuing their plea for a comprehensive cybersecurity bill, and their latest attempt to govern the Web is attracting attention of not just the Internet savvy: a new amendment tacked on to a cybersecurity act includes a provision that deals with gun control.
Source: http://www.policymic.com By Joseph Beck The message of liberty has proven to be stronger than “9-9-9,” “Yes We Can,” or any other empty campaign rhetoric that has been incessantly repeated in today’s election cycle. Unlike the others that merely pander to our base instincts of “Hope and Change” or our desire to have a Dr. […]
Sixteen weeks after Iowans hit the polls to vote for their GOP nominee, Ron Paul has officially been named the winner of the pivotal state. Initially Mitt Romney was declared the victor, and then later Rick Santorum, but it turns out now that the Texas congressman has claimed the most delegates. Paul has also won […]
The latest attempt by Congress to try to regulate and control the Internet is no longer known as SOPA but CISPA: the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act. The SOPA-like bill would give companies the power to collect information on their subscribers and hand it over to the government and all they have to do […]
Source: http://rt.com Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) launches a second round of attacks in an attempt to censor the Internet. After trying to adopt Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and Protect IP Act (PIPA), both pieces of legislation turned out to be a disaster, causing outrage among Internet giants and ordinary users alike. Congress […]
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 […]
Source: http://dailycaller.com By Josh Peterson GOP presidential candidate and Texas Rep. Ron Paul came out Wednesday in support of the “blackout” efforts taking place across the Web protesting pending anti-piracy legislation many have decried as an Internet censorship effort. Protect IP, or PIPA, is the Senate version of the House Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA). Wikipedia, […]
Source: http://www.infowars.com By Kurt Nimmo SOPA/PIPA Battle Rages: Tell Congress We Will Not Accept Censorship The underhanded effort to fundamentally alter the internet under the guise of protecting the copyrights of Hollywood and its transnational “entertainment” corporations was delivered a distinct set-back a few days ago when Congress retreatedon its full-steam ahead effort to ram […]
Source: https://www.eff.org December 15, 2011 | By Parker Higgins and Peter Eckersley An Open Letter From Internet Engineers to the U.S. Congress Today, a group of 83 prominent Internet inventors and engineers sent an open letter to members of the United States Congress, stating their opposition to the SOPA and PIPA Internet blacklist bills that […]
Source: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk Users of the social news site have started a campaign in hopes of ousting Senator Bob Corker, one of 40 co-sponsors of the Protect IP Act. By Ian Paul | PC World Reddit users, emboldened by their efforts to get Go Daddy to drop its support for the Stop Online Piracy Act, want […]