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Press release by OpenMedia regarding Save the Link   05/05/2015 by Tom Hirche

An international network of organizations launches campaign to safeguard the Right To Link


Legislators in European Parliament and Commission are considering updates to copyright proposals that would censor links for Internet users


May 6, 2015 –A large network of over 50 organizations from 21 countries is coming together to “Save The Link”. Today, the network is launching a multilingual international campaign aimed at pushing back against efforts by powerful media conglomerates to censor links and stifle free expression on the Internet. One of the proposals being advanced could make users personally liable for the content of websites they link to online. Read more