) Wikipedia certainly thinks so, and what they are trying to say, is that SOPA and PIPA are dangerous laws that must be rejected.
Now, what are SOPA and PIPA? SOPA is an acronym for the “Stop Online Piracy Act”, and PIPA is an acronym for the “Protect IP Act”. (Wikipedia, “Stop Online Piracy Act”, “Protect IP Act”) They are both acts designed to stop online piracy of media, bootleg products and medications, and IP (Intellectual Property). (Wikipedia, “IP (Intellectual Property)”). In theory, the acts would stop online piracy and encourage creativity, but in practice, they do exactly the ...
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