Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 4th Oct 2011 13:31 UTC
Legal A few days ago, several countries signed ACTA, the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement. As you are probably aware, ACTA was drafted up in secret, and is basically Obama/Biden's attempt to impose the US' draconian pro-big business/big content protection laws on the rest of the world ('sign it, or else'). The European Parliament still has to vote on it, and as such, Douwe Korff, professor of international law at the London Metropolitan University, and Ian Brown senior research fellow at the University of Oxford, performed a 90-page study, with a harsh conclusion: ACTA violates fundamental human rights.
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RE[2]: Are we stupid or what?
by Thom_Holwerda on Wed 5th Oct 2011 14:00 UTC in reply to "RE: Are we stupid or what?"
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Please don't blame the US citizens.

Fully agreed. Out of experience - Americans rock. I'm not being sarcastic - I really like you guys. I'd take the average American over the average Dutchman anytime.

Edited 2011-10-05 14:00 UTC

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