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Waxman Net Neutrality Plan: Internet Regulation Lite, Anybody?

September 30, 2010 by

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By James Gattuso Just days before Congress recesses for the upcoming elections, House Commerce Committee chair Henry Waxman stepped into the debate over Internet regulation yesterday, releasing draft legislation to impose certain “neutrality” rules to providers of broadband Internet service. Hammered out in negotiations over the past few weeks with the active participation of Google, […]

Visiting Media Moguls Agree: Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard’s Broadband Could Be A White Elephant

September 30, 2010 by

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By Andrew Bolt This is a hot button item in Australia at the moment. The Labor Government plans to lay fibre optic cable, to the home, across the whole Country, and connect every individual home. That proposed cost of $43 Billion is the base price only, and is expected to balloon from that. Currently, the […]

Fake-Profile Bill Could Squelch Parodists

August 24, 2010 by

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By Wendy Davis In what appears to be an effort to tackle online harassment, the California legislature has passed a bill that makes it illegal to impersonate someone else on the Web. The problem is, the measure also could ensnare people who create parodies or otherwise mock corporations online.Specifically, the statute, now awaiting signature by […]

Must Read: We Must Teach Ourselves To See…

August 9, 2010 by

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“We have now sunk to a depth at which the re-statement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men.” – George Orwell As a natural heretic and part-time iconoclast, it has become increasingly frustrating to me that no matter how often or how clearly the ‘masters of the game’ tell us, well in […]

Shameful: Google’s Search Engine Discriminates Against Conservative Blogs!

July 24, 2010 by

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I wrote a heartfelt comment after reading the following article:   Why Google Loves Democrats So Much . Well, Ed read it and asked me to post it as an article. So here it is with some additions, plus here’s a little background information from the above article, just in case you’re too lazy or rushed to […]

News And Views 02-06-10

February 6, 2010 by

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A sometimes compelling, often interesting, and always informative wrap up of news and information brought to you courtesy of  The Freedom Medium. Wonderful, now we have two unqualified nitwits preaching the gospel according to Gore:  Britain’s Prince Charles Joins Forces With Al Gore To Fight Global Warming George Orwell was right, Big Brother IS watching: The FBI […]

The President Might Soon Have Chinese Style Control Over The Internet

September 12, 2009 by

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It’s long been the practice of the Chinese Government to block or shut down any sites it deems a threat to their national security.  Soon our government may have the power to do the same thing. Senator Jay Rockefeller has introduced a bill in the Senate giving the President the power to, “may declare a […]