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Wikipedia Will Pull Plug On Its Site For 24 Hours To Protest SOPA [Headlines]

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The sixth most popular web site in the world will shut down all its English web pages to stop the new piece of legislation that threatens the future of the internet.

Sam McNerney
  • 17 january 2012

Wikipedia, one of the world’s most popular websites, has confirmed it will “go dark” on Wednesday when the site pulls the plug in a 24-hour protest against highly-contentious US online piracy legislation. Guardian.

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