US Senators call for universal Internet filtering


A site called Press Esc Says US senators made a bipartisan call for the universal implementation of filtering and monitoring technologies on the Internet in order to protect children at the end of a Senate hearing for which civil liberties groups were not invited.

Commerce Committee Chairman Daniel K. Inouye (D-Hawaii) and Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee Vice Chairman Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) both argued that Internet was a dangerous place where parents alone will not be able to protect their children.


This will end badly. Watching old elected officials or judges talk about the Internet is like watching a 4 year old explain how a nuclear submarine works.F*ck.

Wow, Government policing the Internet. Sounds kind of Soviet to me.

Is this an election year?

No, that's next year. They're just getting ready.

thanks ...I'm a little weary of all this...I'll correcxt my calender...

btw...putme down for apple pie...I'm in favour of apple pie...I'm against child molesting on the internet...

I am considering running in my riding as being against hetro sexual marriage...I wish it to be banned ..

the evidence is doesn't work...

population explosion warming...out of control consumption...all could be dealt with initiating a ban on hetrosexual marriages...the rout of all evil ...from an evolutionary perspective ...which is science of course....

"New-ku-lar"; it's pronounced "new-ku-lar. --Homer Simpson

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