What is SOPA and PIPA?

Answer 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 »

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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 »

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What is sopa & pipa tryng to do for the reason google & wikipedia are on strike?

SOPA and PIPA are twin laws that will essentially take down any website that even links to copyrighted content. This could shut down American and International sites such as mediafire, soundcloud, ... 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 »