Sound a little doom and gloomy? Well, I only wish I was exaggerating.
Read the Bill for yourself by clicking here. For a visual explanation, watch the video below:
PROTECT IP Act Breaks The Internet from Fight for the Future on Vimeo.
This Bill does nothing to prevent piracy and will give corporations free reign over what they want to censor. This essentially crushes the internet and its creativity.
Our host here on blogger (Big Daddy Google) and other tech companies such as Mozilla, Yahoo!, and Twitter, have undersigned a full-page ad in the New York Times against this, but it's not clear that the message will get to the people who really need to hear it.
If you enjoy the internet the way it is now, and have a few moments free, I urge you to visit one of the sites below and take a moment to let Congress know we're not going to sit idly by.
All of those have options for non-USA people as well, and the Avaaz one is global from the start. Yes, this law in America will stretch into all corners of the internet, so as a citizen of the world I implore you to take a moment to fight this.
Please spread these the links above via Twitter / Facebook / Blogger. Let's not let them take the internet away.
Thanks for your time, today is the day to take action. Don't let this become a reality: