Australian Extropians take note!
> Please sign this petition to help
> fight against unnecessary
> Internet content regulation by the
> Australian government!
> Signatures to date: 6503
> This petition will be presented to the Australian Senate during 1999. (The
> Clerk of the Senate approved the presentation of "electronic petitions" in
> 1997). Organisations supporting the petition are listed below. You can help
> support the campaign by placing the petition logo on your Web page. Follow
> these instructions to learn how.
> EFA calls upon the Internet community to rally against the proposals, which
> a ban on X-rated content (non-violent erotica) online, despite it being
> legal offline
> use of Film guidelines to classify Internet content, making many
> books Unrestricted in print illegal online
> a requirement for ISPs to block X- and RC-rated content from
> a requirement for adult verification systems on Australian R-rated
-- firstname.lastname@example.org Eliezer S. Yudkowsky http://pobox.com/~sentience/AI_design.temp.html http://pobox.com/~sentience/singul_arity.html Disclaimer: Unless otherwise specified, I'm not telling you everything I think I know.