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End of the internet by another four-letter acronym

After this big discussion around SOPA happened around the world, sneaky lobbyists managed to convince enough politicians in the european parliament to vote ACTA. It’s supposed to increase legal means and penalties against copying and use of digital media and will severely damage our daily use of the Internet. Apart from fair use it will also mean the death of services like youtube or many functions on social networks.

Here’s a youtube video that explains the law:

In German: