The Guilfordian

Letter to the Editor: SOPA article misses crux of the debate

Damian Morden-Snipper, Guest Writer

February 10, 2012

I was pretty disappointed by the opinion piece titled “SOPA and PIPA not popular, but needed.” The piece misses the crux of the debate. The problem with SOPA and PIPA is not that they censor free speech (they do); the issue is that they give the government the power to shut down any website that...