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Internet Policy Task Force
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Strategy Targeting Organized Piracy (STOP)
U.S. Department of Justice
Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section (CCIPS)
U.S. Office of the United States Trade Representative
Office of Intellectual Property and Innovation (IPN)
Global Network Initiative (GNI)
Reporters Without Borders (Rapporteurs Sans Frontieres)
World Intellectual Property Organization
World Trade Organization
Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS)
Associations and Trade Organizations
American Intellectual Property Law Association
American Library Association (ALA)
Office of Intellectual Freedom
Business Software Alliance
International Intellectual Property Alliance
Duke University Law School
Center for the Study of the Public Domain
Comic book “Bound by Law”
Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)
Harvard University Law School
Berkman Center for Internet and Society
Internet World Stats
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Copyright and Fair Use
University of Maryland
Center for Intellectual Property
University of Washington School of Law
Center for Advanced Study and Research on Intellectual Property (CASRIP)
Freedom of Expression: Resistance and Repression in the Age of Intellectual Property(2007)
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Running time: 56 minutes
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Unconstitutional: The War on Our Civil Liberties (2004)
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This article appears in the “Defining Internet Freedom” issue of eJournal USA.