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Old September 8th 17, 10:42 AM posted to uk.telecom.broadband,
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Default EU plan to control and censor internet

A Council of the European Union document leaked by Statewatch on 30 August reveals that during the
summer months, that Estonia (current EU Presidency) has been pushing the other Member States to
strengthen indiscriminate internet surveillance, and to follow in the footsteps of China regarding
online censorship. Standing firmly behind its belief that filtering the uploads is the way to go,
the Presidency has worked hard in order to make the proposal for the new copyright Directive even
more harmful than the Commission's original proposal, and pushing it further into the realms of