How will SOPA and PIPA censor the internet?

Answer Well, basically, they will give the federal government the ability to shut down websites without a warrant. The issue here is that while the intended purpose is to destroy the ability to abuse copy... Read More »

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What is SOPA and PIPA Why does a Wikipedia talk about SOPA tell me about SOPA ?

SOPA and PIPA are proposed changes to US copyright laws that would allow a copyright owner to request the US government to take technical and economic steps against websites and their owners who ar... Read More »

What is SOPA and PIPA?

The blackout is in protest against proposed legislation in the United States – the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the U.S. House of Representatives, and PROTECTIP (PIPA) in the U.S. Senate. The... Read More »

Wikipedia blocked SOPA PIPA?

Wikipedia isn't blocked, they are voluntarily blacking out their website for 24 hours in protest. Lots of other sites are protesting as well like icanhascheezburger and The Oatmeal.SOPA stands for... Read More »

Why did Sopa and Pipa attack Wikipidia?

Wikipidia borrowed a few quid off of Sopa and Pipa and refused to pay it back on time, therefore Sopa and Pipa attacked Wikipidia.