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Save the Link: The Story So Far

Yesterday, the EU Parliament voted in favour of a Link Tax and Censorship Machines in a catastrophic move for the open Internet. But how did we get here, and what happens now? Here’s the quick and dirty story of Save The Link.
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Sad day for the Internet: EU Parliament approves a Link Tax and Censorship Machines

MEPs narrowly approved, despite citizens' and experts' concerns, supporting dangerous copyright proposals that will fundamentally change the Internet as we know it
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WIN: The EU Parliament sends copyright law back to the drawing board

Today, the European Parliament sided with Internet users and voted to reject the proposed copyright proposal, which includes the dangerous Link Tax and Censorship Machine provisions. 
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We’re Meeting MEPs in Brussels Next Week to Stop Internet Censorship

This is our one last chance to convince key decision makers to side with European Internet users and shut down a misguided plan to build censorship robots to monitor and block our content online. 
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IMCO Committee recommends scrapping the Link Tax and warns about harms of content filtering

Parliament’s Committee on the Internal Market recommends that Commission plans for a Link Tax (Article 11) be completely removed from draft legislation
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Our write your MEP tool is making an impact

We’ve been having a huge impact in the EU with thousands of people writing to their MEPs, asking them to #savethelink.

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