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Re: SOPA vs. a free internet
Corporations will be able to immediately shut down whole websites
*simply by accusing them* of hosting copyrighted material.
Simply accusing them of _linking to copyrighted material_ would be enough.
Website owners would be held responsible for absolutely everything that
happens on their websites, _and_ the burden of proof would be inverted.
The list of sponsors of SOPA/PIPA is here:
www.opencongress.org/bill/112-h3261/money Yesterday the site was on
strike, and today it gives me "502 Proxy Error -- Error reading from
remote surver", but I'm told that... guess what! Elsevier is on it!