the 2012 january 18th protest to STOP SOPA & PIPA did work but more is needed
Thursday, March 1st 2012 to Saturday, March 31st 2012 now PCIPA ACTA are to be hit
With the continuing campaigns for Internet-censoring litigation such as SOPA and PIPA,
and the closure of sites such as Megaupload under allegations of 'piracy' & conspiracy',
the time has come to take a stand against music, film and media companies' lobbyists.
The only way to hit them where it truly hurts... Their profit margins.
Do not buy a single record. Do not download a single song, legally or illegally.
Do not go to see a single film in cinemas, or download a copy. Do not buy a videogame.
Do not buy a DVD in the stores. Do not buy a single book or magazine.
Wait the 4 weeks to buy them in April, see the film later, etc.
Holding out for just 4 weeks will lave a gaping hole
in the media and entertainment companies' profits for the 1st quarter.
An economic hit which will in turn be observed by governments worldwide
as stocks and shares will blip from a large enough loss of incomes.
This action can give astatement of intent:
"We will not tolerate the Media Industries'
lobbying for legislation which will censor the internet."