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ACTA is Dead!

In a 478-to-39 vote, the European Parliament rejected ACTA. For all intents ACTA is dead.  Without EU support and with other countries rejecting it, ACTA is unlikely to go anywhere. No doubt parts of it will reappear in other secret draft treaties, especially the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) A... Read more

Help Stop the ACTA!

The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) is a treaty that the US government worked on in secret with other countries to bring the US' draconian copyright laws to other countries.  It will: lock us into obsolete copyright and patent laws; criminalize harmless remixes by ordinary users if ... Read more

“RIAA-led mob threatens innovation, Senator warns”

"Web 2.0 Summit Attempts by the content industry to pass legislation like the Protect IP Act are the greatest threat to technology innovation, a senior US Senator told delegates at the Web 2.0 summit in San Francisco." The previous quotes were taken from The Register: A UK based technology news site... Read more

Cool video on the harmfulness of ACTA

A cool video explaining why the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) would be harmful to us all. Please forward widely. You can find the video at: http://youtu.be/qlFyoEKV0dE Read more

Further information

Speak at PirateCon, April 29th

Speak at PirateCon, April 29th

Pirate Organizers Wanted

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