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On the controversial Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement treaty [Nov. 13th, 2009|03:39 am]
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“Here’s a 20-minute, must-see lecture on the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement — the secret copyright treaty currently being negotiated, which stands to fatally wound all user-generated content sites from mailing lists to YouTube; which stands to criminalize kids for noncommercial file-sharing; which stands to put your internet connection in jeopardy if anyone in your house is accused of infringement, and much, much more.” link

The video is nicely succinct on where it has come from, is at and might go, but Wikipedia has more background information on the whole thing.

Crossposted from my blog.

[User Picture]From: detached9
2009-11-13 06:38 am (UTC)


thanks for sharing
interesting read... will have to follow on this