Wikipedia blocked SOPA PIPA?

Answer 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 »

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Why is Wikipedia being blocked by SOPA and PIPA?

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's happing with wikipedia, PIPA and SOPA?

PIPA and SOPA were bills from the U.S senate/congress that tried censoring the internet, and in turn, ruining it.The other day was the "Internet Blackout", where a bunch of websites (including Wiki... Read More »

Is the blackout of Wikipedia in protest of SOPA and PIPA going to change much?

They've shut down the entire English part of their website in protest of a couple of anti-pirating bills Congress is trying to pass at the moment.The bills, the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the... Read More »