United Nations tries to control the Internet, US refuses

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As the internet keeps on growing in and out in virtually everyplace on the planet, more and moreĀ countriesĀ are trying to get control of it to protect their interests. Lucky for us, the US is always there protecting us from SOPAs to PIPAs. Now Russia and other countries want the US to hand over ICANN and other non-profit internet organizations to the UN. That way it will become easier to censor the internet as they don’t have to ask the US but a bunch of countries that are some made up of anti-democratic nations. Let’s thank the United States for saving the day, again.

Source: Wired