The Internet Isn’t An Organic, Natural Entity – And It Needs Active Defenders

“The question now is whether the people who got mobilized around SOPA and PIPA, called their senators and congresspeople, and agitated on the Internet, will become a political force by making clear that candidates’ record on Internet issues will be an important factor in their voting decisions. That is not yet clear. So it was definitely a short-term victory but we will see whether it will be a long-term victory.”

Source: Publishers Weekly 01/27/12