Why SOPA is a bad idea

Clay Shirky explains

This week has seen a lot of activism on the web against SOPA and PIPA. If you missed it, or if you want to know more, this TED video is good place to start. Even if you’re not interested in the battle between the American entertainment industry and the internet, watch it anyway to see some great communication. Clay Shirky takes a complex subject and explains it in an easy-to-understand and passionate way.

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Clay Shirky: Why SOPA is a bad idea



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Peter Brook at the Teatro Valle Occupato

A great British director in Rome


Peter Brook is one the great theatre directors of the twentieth century. His 1970 production of A Midsummer Night's Dream made theatre history.

On Friday April 12 at 8pm the Teatro Valle Occupato is screening 'The Tightrope', a documentary about Brook by his son, Simon Brook. The film will be followed by a public debate with Peter Brook.

You can book tickets by sending an email to peterbrook.tvo@gmail.com

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