Citizens have the Right to a free uncensored Internet

Congress combats CISPA with Internet Bill of Rights Creative Commons Attribution licence (reuse allowed)

Democratic Senator Ron Wyden has bridged the political gap with Republican Representative Darrell Issa to come up with an Internet Bill of Rights. Continue reading

RT: “US government has taken control of 750 domains”

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Official: US govt already seized hundreds of foreign domains

March 10, 2012

US seizure of a Canadian gambling website caused online outcry as it was registered abroad and thought to be outside American jurisdiction. But this is far from isolated; it has emerged that the US has seized hundreds of foreign domain names.

US customs official Nicole Navas confirmed that the US government has taken control of 750 domains, “most with foreign-based registrars” over the past few years.

Operation “In Our Sites”, Continue reading