Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Out of the frying pan...

...and into the fire. First SOPA, now ACTA. More details from Forbes.

UPDATE: check out "Thought SOPA was Bad? 10 Reasons to Oppose ACTA" and "The ACTA Fight Returns: What is at Stake and What You Can Do". (In the US, the dodge to get it through is to say that it's not a treaty, but an "executive agreement", so that the President can commit the US to it without that pesky Constitution getting in the way.)

2 comments:

Daniel Boomhauer said...

There's also OPEN and PCIPA.

Lilith Futanari said...

ACTA is just an agreement. Not a law