An Open Letter To UK Porn Minister, David Cameron

from the don't-mess-with-the-internet,-it-messes-back dept

We've had a few posts now about UK Prime Minister David Cameron's nutty idea to censor the internet with an unworkable porn filter (complete with a "porn license" so that if you want to get around the filter, you have to "register" your desire not to be censored). Of course, this all makes perfect fodder for musician Dan Bull, whose music we've featured plenty of times. His specialty areas tend to be songs about politicians, internet freedom and video games. This one hits on two of the three, so here he is with his open letter to David Cameron, the Porn Minister.
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Filed Under: censorship, dan bull, david cameron, filter, regulate the internet, uk


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    Anonymous Coward, 25 Jul 2013 @ 2:15am

    it has nothing to do with protecting anyone but themselves.

    they know they have people where they want them but at the same time they also know this internet think is exposing them for who they really are. they know that more people are aware of their shenanigans than ever thanks to this terrible thing called the internet.

    before the internet came along it was all gravy for them.

    one thing that bothers me is people think that the internet can't be completely crippled but it can. it's just that they want to do it slowly because they know what would happen if they did it all at once.

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