Online Censorship Goes To UK

Motion Picture Association of America won a test case against British Telecom (BT) to restrict access to a site accused of providing links to download movies without authorization. The interesting fact is that the site causing the problem, Newzbin, is not distributing copyright infringing files but merely giving links. As Newzbin says, they are the…

Le leggi sotto dettatura degli USA

I cablogrammi di Wikileaks confermano che in Spagna l’inasprimento oltre misura delle pene per violazioni del diritto d’autore sono state scritto sotto dettatura dell’ambasciata USA. Un articolo di El Pais racconta passo passo come gli USA abbiano forzato la mano al parlamento spagnolo per far approvare una nuova legge che criminalizza la violazione di diritto…

Help EFF stop copyright bullyies intimidating children

Are you looking for a good cause to donate to? Introducing a new program ofthe Electronic Frontier Foundation to counterbalance the intimidating tactics used by the copyright bullies, like MPAA and RIAA. The bullies go to schools spreading their perception that copying is bad for society: their vision is one where kids that help each…