President Obama signed our internet freedom and privacy rights away long before the SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act) came into being. ..say around 2008? The international treaty has made waves all over the globe. Tyrannical government anyone?
It’s just another reason piled on top of so many others, that call each of us out to vote and be heard for individual liberty.
ACTA has – officially – been in the works since 2008, and was signed by the US, Australia, Canada, Japan, Morocco, New Zealand, Singapore and South Korea in 2011. All negotiations were held behind closed doors, and it is mostly thanks to Internet hacktivist groups like Anonymous that news of the potential damage ACTA could cause has spread.~ Russia Today
An ACTA of war: Secret censor tool to shake up world wide web — RT.
And another one to watch out for… Google to track users in new ways.