How concerned are you that SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act) will pass, and what impact will it have if it does?
mstrauss 2 years ago
The anit-piracy laws that Congress looks like it is going to pass has me worried. To me it seems like a huge attack on freedom of speech concealed in "anti-piracy" language, with private companies able to enforce it to the point that they can effectively destroy your on-line presence in one fell swoop if they think/suspect/claim that there is copyrighted material on your site. I really don't want to have to go back to citing everything I post online as if I'm back in college writing an academic paper. Am I being paranoid, or do others share my concerns?
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