Here’s the deal: Obama may have shelved SOPA yesterday, but PIPA is still out there. Temporarily fighting off SOPA isn’t enough, too.
Nobody wants censorship. Nobody wants their own creative works to be stolen, either. Until SOPA is changed to protect creators’ rights without encouraging internet censorship, nobody wins.
We’re going black here at CCY for a day. Chief correspondent Steph is both an artist – a writer and cartoonist – and a student of archival studies. As someone who both creates content and shares information, SOPA and PIPA would hurt her more than it would help. Therefore, there’s going to be no writing here today. Check back in tomorrow for more baseball coverage.