SOPA Vs NSA Protests, In Pictures

By Gregory Ferenstein

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Today, a coalition of websites promised an Internet-wide protest against the National Security Agency, similar to the mass blackouts that rose up against the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA). Every major Internet company has come out forcefully against the bulk collection of Internet and phone data, so how did today’s protest stack up against SOPA? Here it is, in images of front pages (SOPA on top, NSA on bottom in each comparison):

Reddit, popular content aggregator

SOPA protest

NSA protest

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Wikipedia, crowdsourced encyclopedia

SOPA protest

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NSA protest

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