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SuperStarGossip Is Blacked Out Today To Protect SOPA and PIPA

Berkeley : CA : USA | Jan 18, 2012 at 9:35 AM PST
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Listen up, people! The Government is trying to overstep their bounds on the internet and totally ruin things for everyone. Don’t let this happen! via GOOGLE: Millions of Americans oppose SOPA and PIPA because these bills would censor the Internet and slow economic growth in the U.S. Two bills before Congress, known as the Protect IP Act (PIPA) in the Senate and the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the House, would censor the Web and impose harmful regulations on American business. Millions of Internet users and entrepreneurs already oppose SOPA and PIPA. The Senate will...

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Wikipedia plans to go dark to protest the Stop Online Piracy Act introduced in the House of Representatives
Wikipedia plans to go dark to protest the Stop Online Piracy Act introduced in the House of Representatives
Hilary Shepherd is based in Berkeley, California, United States of America, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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