by Trevor Timm | Electronic Frontier Foundation, Jan. 18, 2013: One year ago today, Internet users of all ages, races, and political stripes participated in the largest protest in Internet history, flooding Congress with millions of emails and pho…
Today is Internet Freedom Day,
a day to celebrate efforts to ensure an open and free Internet. Coming
on the anniversary of the Wikipedia blackout that successfully stopped
the Stop Online Piracy Act in the United States, it is worth thinking
Friday will be celebrated as Internet Freedom Day: a time for the pro-Internet community to celebrate milestones, and mobilize around the most pressing threats to the open Internet.