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Let May Day Last All Month! Save Our Internet! Save Our Access! Just Say No To C.O.P.E!

by Rescue Community Friday, May. 12, 2006 at 2:25 PM

The aim of this documentary is to teach people about the destructive nature of legislation known as C.O.P.E. which ... all stands for the Communications Opportunity, Promotion and Enhancement Act.

This is a Video Documentary which was made by the Rescue Community.

http://www.RescueCommunity.org

or in Spanish at

http://www.LaComunidadeDeRescate.org

This below link is to a video documentary which is 5 min and 19 sec in length.

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-4893133660523207591



The aim of this documentary is to teach people about the destructive nature of legislation known as C.O.P.E. which ... all » stands for the Communications Opportunity, Promotion and Enhancement Act.

"...the legislation in the House (Barton/COPE Act) only protects the business interests of... the Telephone industry while severely trampling the public... The COPE Act... is now on a fast track to approval unless we stop it... the legislation would [allow] internet providers (phone and cable companies) the right to charge for preferential content delivery, creating a multitiered internet based on the ability to pay. Even worse, communications providers... can offer the new services in a wealthy neighborhood but neglect an adjacent low-income community)." -quoted from http://www.SaveAccess.org

"... we've already seen what happens... when the Internet's gatekeepers get too much control. Last year, Telus -- Canada's version of AT&T -- blocked their Internet customers from visiting a Web site sympathetic to workers with whom the company was having a labor dispute. And Madison River, a North Carolina ISP, blocked its customers from using any competing Internet phone service." -quoted from http://www.SavetheInternet.com

This movie illustrates the crisis so that people can understand before it's too late! Save Our Access! Save our Internet! This is anti-copyrighted and copyleft. Please circulate! This movie also has a diversity of people from all different races, genders, ages and other backgrounds...diversity which would be censored if the C.O.P.E. Bill becaomes a law!

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-4893133660523207591

Remember the C.O.D.A.!

C.O.D.A. stands for:

C.O.P.E Act will End

Open Internet,

Diversity and

Access Community TV!

Save Our Internet! Save Our Access! Just Say No To C.O.P.E!

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