We will be joining hundreds of other websites including WordPress in solidarity against the proposed legislation before Congress: the bunglesome-worded “Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic Creativity and Theft of Intellectual Property Act of 2011” (Protect IP Act or PIPA, for short) in the Senate and “Stop Online Piracy Act” (SOPA) in the Congress.
To know more about what the acts are and what they will do, you should go here. The site also goes through the timeline of reactions to the bills for and against.
Fight for the Future has done a great job in organizing opposition to the bills with a proposed one day strike to draw attention to what’s being attempted. Join them and join us in demonstrating against these bills proposed to kill internet creativity, free speech and what will open the way to having the World Wide Web owned by companies who brought you this: