Digital Bill of Rights? (Re: Monitoring, Flow Stats)
chris at verio.net
Wed Feb 3 19:08:28 UTC 1999
On Wed, Feb 03, 1999 at 01:35:44PM -0500, Bob Allisat wrote:
> Christopher Neill <chris at verio.net> writes:
> : <http://www.qual.net/support/aup.html>
> : Our customer, let's call them "X", agrees to our policy. Our
> : policy clearly states that their connection is at will, and
> : can be terminated or restricted at any time by us.
> : So there you have it, CYA.
> If every ISP has the same AUP then every citizen
> is forced under duress by a cartel of interests
> into violating their own human rights, freedom
> of expression and civil liberties. So fuck your
> Acceptable Policies! What we need is a Digital
> Bill of Rights <http://fcn.net> to over-ride
> these sinister commercial carte blanche policies
> and protect us from bastards like Mr. Neill.
>From the "Digital Bill of Rights":
The right to uncensored, free, and uncontrolled communications to and from unmoderated, public areas.
Define "public", please.
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