• Why Games Are Protected By The First Amendment
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    Why Games Are Protected By The First Amendment

    The First Amendment is something that, despite being an US principle, many all over the world will be familiar with. This enactment is responsible for maintaining free speech in the country and generally allows citizens to express themselves without fear of prosecution. Video games can be seen as a form of expression and speech, and so, this poses the question of whether games are protected by the first amendment too. The answer to this would, of course, have grave consequences for not just US gamers but the entire industry and so today’s video will be taking a look at this and whether video games are protected by the first amendment.…

  • SOPA & PIPA – 2011 Legislation that Threatens Digital Freedoms – Extra Credits
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    SOPA & PIPA – 2011 Legislation that Threatens Digital Freedoms – Extra Credits

    Hey guys, you can probably already guess this but some of the information in this episode is going to be a little bit out of date. However, we decided to go ahead with it because even though SOPA maybe done The future is still a wide open question. Laws like ACTA still threaten open access to the internet in Europe And even here in the states, the question of how to address piracy is far from settled So, just getting that out there in front… Let’s do this. Hi everyone! Looks like it’s Public Service Day again here at EC Last week, you heard us lend our voice to a…