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Fark goes white to "support" SOPA

The social news site claims "SOPA/PIPA is the perfect excuse to quit." 

SOPA coalition meets to plan round 2

Representatives from the MPAA, the RIAA, and other supporters of controversial copyright bill SOPA are gathering today in Sun Valley, Idaho to discuss their next steps. Also in attendance: Google's Sergey Brin, who opposed the bill.

Italy's own SOPA is coming, and it could be disastrous

Italian opposition has until the end of the month to stop their government from going on a copyright witch hunt. It's SOPA, with Italian seasoning.

Al Gore denounces SOPA

Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore says the Stop Online Piracy Act threatens "the vibrancy and freedom of the Internet."

Anonymous hacks SOPA supporters

Along with uploading a new video, the hactivist collective released the personal data of the chief executive of Time Warner and the majority owner of Viacom, both of whom were major proponents of the Stop Online Piracy Act. 

Did the retaliatory Anonymous hack hurt SOPA protests?

Many media outlets speculated that the revenge hack by Anonymous in response to the feds taking down Megaupload will hurt SOPA protests. Will they?

SOPA postponed indefinitely, but PIPA still lingers

While Majority Leader Eric Cantor has promised that the House will not vote on the Stop Online Piract Act, Reddit has pledged to continue its 12-hour protest on Wednesday, due to the threateningl nature of the still-active Protect IT Act. 

Upvote: This week on Reddit, SOPA dominated the news

This week on Reddit, SOPA, or the Stop Online Piracy Act dominated the news. 

New app makes boycotting pro-SOPA companies easy

Want to know if a pro-SOPA company made the product you want to buy? With this android app, just scan the barcode.

GOP candidates denounce SOPA

During the South Carolina debate on Thursday, the remaining GOP presidential candidates took turns taking down the Stop Online Piracy Act. 

YouTube right now! Nerdcore rapper fights SOPA one rap at a time

Dan Bull is dedicating his talents to fighting SOPA.

New study stokes fears of a second SOPA

Would SOPA have protected the American economy? It's an easy conclusion to draw from a new Chamber of Commerce report, which claims intellectual property is tightly connected to nearly half of all jobs in the United States.

Anonymous joins Reddit in silent SOPA protest

The hackivist collective is the first organization to join Reddit in its vow of silence on Jan. 18. 

Wikipedia continues the fight against SOPA

In a thankful message to its users, Wikipedia said as the site "went dark, you've directed your energy to protecting it." 

How to protest SOPA on the Web

Here's a quick round-up of all the different ways to possibly black-out your blog, website, or Twitter profile in opposition to the Stop Online Piracy Act. 

"Irish SOPA" passes despite protests

The controversial bill grants digital property owners the ability to seek court injunctions against those hosting copyrighted material.

YouTubers demonstrate the potential effects of SOPA

Instead of simply going dark, some YouTube users are finding ways to creatively protest the Stop Online Piracy Act. 

MPAA chief says SOPA and PIPA "are dead; they're not coming back"

Chris Dodd, CEO of the Motion Picture Association of America, says the controversial anti-piracy bills SOPA and PIPA are gone for good. The MPAA's next plan for fighting pirates has yet to be revealed.

The Pirate Bay weighs in on SOPA

An official statement released by The Pirate Bay has redditors, in particular, questioning the current state of the entertainment industry. 

Zuckerberg challenges SOPA on Facebook

Facebook's founder became the latest Internet titan to speak out against the legislation with a personal note posted on his page. 

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