On Protests and Action

Yesterday, the largest internet protest in history took place. Companies like Google, Wikipedia, Reddit all took part in this protest, along with many smaller websites (including mine). The protest was against SOPA & PIPA. (more info here)

I also posted (or rather, set up hootsuite to post) every hour with links to information and action steps to help inform people. It was an effective protest I think. A lot of people were informed. I’m pretty sure a lot people took steps to do something.

But it got me thinking… Continue reading