Today, websites like Wikipedia, wordpress, Craigslist, and hundreds of others are striking in order to bring attention to two bills–the Protect IP Act and the Stop Online Privacy Act–currently under consideration in Congress.
These bills would have a negative impact on the internet and could impact the ability of academics to post material on websites (such as this) for educational purposes. Please take a look at the information provided and contact your representatives.
Scott Stantis / January 13, 2012
Tornoe, Media Matters
And to help you get through the day without Wikipedia, here are some facts…