Story:WordPress.org, Wikipedia,WordPress.com VIP to Protest a US Legislation on Censorship


According to Jane Wells, the proposed U.S. legislation (SOPA/PIPA) couldthreatens internet freedom.Reports say that there’s a bill in the U.S. Senate

Jane Wells, image by Gravata

that if passed would put publishing freedom severely at risk, and could shut down entire sites at the whim of media companies.

In view of this, thousands of websites would go black out starting from today  18th January, 2012 to protest this bill,till 24th January, 2012 (when the US Senate would vote).

Some websites may no go black out but have a stop censorship ribbon  on each page as you see on this blog.

Follow this link to read more

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