Dead Internet Tomorrow?

Tomorrow, This Site Is Dead. Why? All my sites go off-line tomorrow in what-is-to-be-hoped a world-wide protest against the proposed SOPA & PIPA acts in the USA. [Link to http://americancensorship.org/ is now dead] – but see the postscript SOPA? Briefly. Under intense lobbying from the entertainment industry behemoths, the law, far from protecting copyright holders… Continue reading Dead Internet Tomorrow?

Laws are like sausages — it is best not to see them being made: Mercenary Guidelines for a Better World

Guidelines for a Better World Laws are like sausages — it is best not to see them being made.  Perhaps I should re-phrase this as: The Rules of Law and International Diplomacy are like sausages — it is best not to see them being made It’s a strange world out there.  Two recent political events… Continue reading Laws are like sausages — it is best not to see them being made: Mercenary Guidelines for a Better World