Items tagged "accessible content"


Video: The Untold Story of SOPA/PIPA

March 22, 2021 accessible content , Anti-privacy , Bill , PIPA , SOPA

In January of 2012, an unprecedented coordinated protest took place online in opposition to two federal bills, the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the PROTECT IP Act (PIPA). More than 115,000 websites published protest content or even completely shut down for the day in an attempt to shut down these internet blacklist attempts. The […]

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Press Release

Public Knowledge Welcomes Marrakesh Treaty Implementation Act to Increase Accessible Content

March 19, 2018 accessible content , Copyright , Marrakesh Treaty

Recently, bipartisan leadership of the Senate Judiciary and Foreign Relations Committees, Chairmen Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Bob Corker (R-TN), as well as Ranking Members Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Bob Menendez (D-NJ), introduced the Marrakesh Treaty Implementation Act (S. 2559).

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