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Every burned book enlightens the world.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
But seriously, except for some rare instances, don’t burn books.
Passage of the Stop Online Piracy Act or Protect IP will send a loud signal to governments everywhere that it is fine to monitor and censor citizens’ online behavior to catch and prevent “infringing activity,” which too often means political and religious dissent. Online piracy laws must preserve Web freedom - CNN.com (via arlpolicynotes)