Everything you love about the Internet is at risk as Internet freedom around the globe has been on the decline for three years straight and unfortunately is only getting worse. Currently, more than 80 percent of the world’s population does not have access to an open and uncensored Internet. Freedom of expression, access to unfiltered information and online privacy could all disappear if you don’t fight back.
Can you imagine a world where access to spiritual information was blocked by the government? The UK government has announced web-filtering plans which will block ‘esoteric material’ from UK internet users by the end of 2013. This censorship has worldwide implications and needs to be stopped.
SOPA is a new bill introduced in congress that will allow the U.S government power to block certain sites and links from internet users in the States. This infographic from AmericanCensorship shows how this bill can affect the privacy of internet users in the U.S and how it crosses the boundaries of censorship.