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Frightening Multi-Government Meeting Taking Place in Lima

Posted: Jun. 4th, 2013  |  By Michael Pearse
Trans Pacific Partnership
EFF.org

Eleven countries from around the world are beginning a secret summit in Lima, Peru, to discuss how they can come together to best control the internet. This is some extremely scary stuff going on, and I thoroughly suggest you all pay strict attention to what's going on in regards to this meeting.

Remember SOPA? Remember how when we the people finally defeated SOPA everyone got so stoked that confetti poured out of their eyeballs and its opponents downloaded films and albums and pirated video games in celebration? Well, shortly after SOPA there was CISPA—the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act—a bill that is both scarier than Zombies and much less well known than SOPA .

On April 18, three days after the Boston Marathon bombing, CISPA passed in the House of Representatives. Obama’s White House has expressed “fundamental concerns” about CISPA. They are justifiably a bit turned off by how CISPA doesn’t specify precisely how it intends to spy on the internet—and when it is ok to spy on internet users—and that is a terrifying prospect.

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