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Fascism Comes to the Internet: Introducing CISPA

April 7, 2012
Joe Wright, Activist Post
4/4/2012

After nearly unprecedented pushback against bills SOPA and PIPA, their apparent defeat cannot yet be claimed.

Most skeptics presumed that the defeat of the aforementioned would only serve to offer a compromised “SOPA light” at some point to circumvent criticism over government censorship.  Well, it didn’t take long.

In addition to OPEN and ACTA to combat supposed piracy issues in the U.S. and Europe respectively, we now have been presented with a full-on fascist template for Internet control where government and private corporations will work hand in hand under the very broad definition of cybersecurity.

The CISPA acronym is probably the most honest of those proposed thus far, and certainly is self-explanatory: the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act.

And now… the rest of the story. …..

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