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Obama Backs MPAA, RIAA, and ACTA

boarder8925 (714555) writes | more than 4 years ago

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boarder8925 writes "In a move sure to surprise no one, Obama has come out on the side of the MPAA/RIAA and has backed the ACTA: "We're going to aggressively protect our intellectual property," Obama said in his speech, "Our single greatest asset is the innovation and the ingenuity and creativity of the American people [...] It is essential to our prosperity and it will only become more so in this century. But it's only a competitive advantage if our companies know that someone else can't just steal that idea and duplicate it with cheaper inputs and labor.""

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I am glad I am not an American (1)

earthforce_1 (454968) | more than 4 years ago | (#31474576)

Were you really surprised when he did the 180 on FISA wiretapping immunity and picked Biden as his VP? Everybody else it seems was starstruck by his snazzy "Change" campaign. Meet the new boss, same as the old boss...

Who the heck would I vote for to protect MY interest?

Here in Canada both the Greens and NDP both solidly oppose these clowns.

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