Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 17th Nov 2011 23:20 UTC
Legal The saga surrounding SOPA will be dominating the headlines for a while yet, and today is no different. First of all, and most importantly, the European Parliament has adopted a resolution against SOPA, while also calling for net neutrality to become part of EU law. Second, and this is also interesting, we now have a list of software companies which are against freedom of speech on the web. Unsurprisingly, Apple and Microsoft are on this list. Update: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has spoken out against SOPA. Update II: Tumbler's anti-SOPA message on their website generated almost 90000 (!) phone calls to representatives. Amazing.
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Comment by shmerl
by shmerl on Thu 17th Nov 2011 23:23 UTC
shmerl
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2010-06-08

Just reposting the link to the actual hearing video for those who missed it:

http://judiciary.edgeboss.net/wmedia/judiciary/full/full11162011.wv...
http://judiciary.house.gov/hearings/hear_11162011.html

Edited 2011-11-17 23:41 UTC

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