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Thank You for Protecting Wikipedia

by Wikipedia https://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/SOPA/Blackoutpage The Wikipedia blackout is over — and you have spoken. More than 162 million people saw our message asking if you could imagine a world without free knowledge. You said no. You shut down Congress’s switchboards. You melted … Continue reading

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Imagine a World Without Free Knowledge-SOPA and PIPA

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:SOPA_initiative/Learn_more Why is Wikipedia blacked-out? Wikipedia is protesting against SOPA and PIPA by blacking out the English Wikipedia for 24 hours, beginning at midnight January 18, Eastern Time. Readers who come to English Wikipedia during the blackout will not be … Continue reading

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Wikipedia’s community calls for anti-SOPA blackout January 18

Posted by Sue on January 16th, 2012 Today, the Wikipedia community announced its decision to black out the English-language Wikipedia for 24 hours, worldwide, beginning at 05:00 UTC on Wednesday, January 18 (you can read the statement from the Wikimedia Foundationhere). The blackout is a … Continue reading

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