Cory Doctorow at 10:55 am Mon, May 14, 2012
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The Indian webcomic "Crocodile in Water Tiger On Land" has some trenchant commentary on India's Information Technologies Act 2011, a pro-censorship, pro-surveillance Internet regulation.
Information Technologies Act 2011
Where can I see the full comic?
@ monk crocodileinwatertigeronland.tumblr.com
There’s an act in 2000 and an amendment in 2008. Nothing in 2011…
I wonder what they’re talking about!
Got a link to “Crocodile in Water Tiger On Land”? Looks a likely RSS addition.
it’s a tumblr : http://crocodileinwatertigeronland.tumblr.com/
but they even has a facebook : https://www.facebook.com/crocodileinwatertigeronland
everyone’s referring to it loosely as IT Act, 2011, but technically, it’s Information Technology Rules (Intermediary Guidelines), 2011, an addition to the IT Act. https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:-uDAegqiwMQJ:www.mit.gov.in/sites/upload_files/dit/files/RNUS_CyberLaw_15411.pdf+information+technology+act+2011&hl=en&gl=in&pid=bl&srcid=ADGEESjC-0iwPZEZGUzAJmzM_cOAfSeLXk0TSY4QqALibeV6ugCjMMf57hTlO4JRxHU8g3NR1jVGdXIAd_3KWJEGY3M-v9GJRs-6ZN31YCvwe40U15tzRJJUgF3_60T9GlzHG3khGzMa&sig=AHIEtbRyaLXl5NFiEQiVVzYlfvA2bhO2wQ&pli=1
start reading from page 11.
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