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US officials, lawmakers and technology leaders offered a resounding "no" Thursday to proposals to bring the Internet under United Nations' control and said they would lead efforts to stop the move.
At a congressional hearing, the comments were united in opposition to place the Internet under the jurisdiction of the International Telecommunications Union, a UN agency which governs telecom systems.
Originally posted by CALGARIAN
As Alex Jones says...
They push for the most extreme bills that wont pass, so then they only go partial and get what they wanted anyway. It's like low-ballin' bills.
"Okay, we will NOT let UN control Americans Internet...That's crazy. So in turn, the US Gov't will take responsibility instead.
Originally posted by Dreine
If knowledge is power, then the Internet is the ultimate weapon in the world today.
The day that one government/organization controls the Internet is the day that our freedom will truly begin do die.