Wikipedia Blackout to Protest Web Censorship

Tomorrow, (Wednesday, January 18), Wikipedia and several other sites will go dark. They are protesting two “anti-piracy” acts that are threats to the open sharing of information. Here are a few sources that might be useful in understanding this issue:

ABC News: Wikipedia Blackout: Websites Wikipedia, Reddit, Others Go Dark Wednesday to Protest SOPA, PIPA

PC World: Wikipedia, Other Sites to Protest Anti-Piracy Bills with Blackouts

American Library Association: PIPA, SOPA and OPEN Act Quick Reference Guide

A video from Public Knowledge:

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