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Is U.N. Internet Takeover Coming?

November 7, 2012 by  

Is U.N. Internet Takeover Coming?

Internet censorship via a United Nations initiative could be a very real possibility for citizens in the United States, depending on the outcome of talks scheduled to take place next month at a conference in Dubai.

At the upcoming World Conference on International Telecommunications, U.N. members could potentially advocate controls that would censor free speech, levy tariffs on e-commerce, and even force companies to clean up their “e-waste” and make gadgets that are better for the environment.

U.S. officials say that the Nation is against the U.N. proposals because management of the Internet by one central organization goes against free speech.

“[Doing nothing] would not be a terrible outcome at all,” Terry Kramer, the chief U.S. envoy to the conference, said in an interview with FOX. “We need to avoid suffocating the Internet space through well-meaning but overly prescriptive proposals that would seek to control content.”

An event is planned for Nov. 14 at 2 p.m. at the W Hotel in Washington, D.C., by a group of Internet freedom advocates who will preview what the U.N. agenda will likely be next month in Dubai.

Sam Rolley

Staff writer Sam Rolley began a career in journalism working for a small town newspaper while seeking a B.A. in English. After learning about many of the biases present in most modern newsrooms, Rolley became determined to find a position in journalism that would allow him to combat the unsavory image that the news industry has gained. He is dedicated to seeking the truth and exposing the lies disseminated by the mainstream media at the behest of their corporate masters, special interest groups and information gatekeepers.

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  • Nobody’s Fool

    I’m leaving a reply now just because I still can. After the commies in the White House get through with us, we will be stripped of all rights….unless we are homosexual illegal foreigners who think murdering babies and old people is cool. God save us from this madness.

    • FreedomFighter

      Wont happen soon enough for most of us, be ready to fight and die or not fight and die.

      In honor of Obamas 2nd term i give you this little diddy to salute his agenda…


      Laus Deo
      Semper Fi

      • Mikey

        I was just listening to that last night…..

      • ljwoolley

        AMEN!!! Such a sad day for this country and the world!! May God bless us all!!

  • Living on a Prayer

    To Nobodys Fool:

    I agree, God help us all from all the people who have the blinders over there eyes.I thought the last four years were bad, we ain’t seen nut n yet.

    • ljwoolley

      YES, MAY GOD BLESS AMERICA & THE WHOLE WORLD. We will need it now more than ever!!!!

      • Vicki

        We might need to add a request for forgiveness along with that request for blessings.

  • Ted Whalen

    If I could get the cash needed I would leave this country now its plain to see its distruction is on its way to bad,it was once the best in the world ,no more..

    • Dan Mancuso

      To go where? All western nations have lost their sovereignty and have had socialist policies forced on them and ‘the people’ let it happen. The NWO is here now. It is just a matter of time before this reality goes from covert to overt.

      • Dawn Pepe

        Actually, I have been looking into other countries and Australia is like our country used to be. In fact, they are laughing at our stupidity.

      • ChuckS

        Didn’t Obama force Honduras to change it’s leadership early in his adminsistration? Obama may try to force other countries to go commie or muslim. Australia would be a tough one for that, however.

      • Texas Ride

        Australia isn’t so smart. The lost the right to own firearms and can’t defend themselves….At least we haven’t given up our guns..

      • ChristyK

        Try Chile especially if you speak a little spanish. They had a major revolution to more freedom a good while ago. They even changed a system almost identical to our social security and changed it to free market and it worked great.

      • ChristyK

        Panama and Paraguay recently changed their laws to make it easy for Americans to immigrate there.

        • wheels

          People WILL be leaving in droves and it will be the MONEY PEOPLE AND COMPANIES FIRST! Then we can see how king nobama handles all his “FREE STUFF” people when the government coffers are bone dry and income tax is set at 100%!

  • Patriot higgins

    He who controls imformation—CONTROLS
    The criminals must find A way to stop the free flow of imformation.
    They had it on the properganda box(tv) now they must get the internet

  • tlgeer

    “U.N. members could potentially advocate controls that would censor free speech, levy tariffs on e-commerce, and even force companies to clean up their “e-waste” and make gadgets that are better for the environment.

    U.S. officials say that the Nation is against the U.N. proposals because management of the Internet by one central organization goes against free speech.”

    Could? Not will?

    Your first paragraph that I quoted does not mesh with the second one.

  • GALT

    Seriously? None of what is HERE needs to be controlled, because INFORMATION
    is out of control………and actual information is easily countered by disinformation,
    and the intelligence required to sort through it is unavailable among the general
    population……let alone knowing what to do with it, after you have determined what it

    Consider this article…….Does anyone actually take the U.N. seriously?


    • ljwoolley

      The UN & the NWO is here!!! We just have to take America back!!!!

      • GALT

        waste of time and energy…..a distraction…..nothing more……

    • DaveH

      Speaking of “disinformation” — Heeeere’s Galt.





  • s c

    Don’t rule it out, people. Never forget that the U N is made up of semi-humans who have brainwashed themselves into thinking that EVERYTHING they do is for the benefit of others. Sound familiar?
    People who have investigated the U N know that Amerika will be better off if it is moved to another country. I suggest that it be moved – forcibly, if necessary – to the nearest Muslim country.
    That will forever settle the idea of whether or not we need to be part of such a criminall-minded organization. Besides, having the U N re-located to a Muslim nation will PROVE for all time that fairness, integrity, responsibility [or a 'socially just' faith] should NEVER be mentioned in the same breath as the U N.

  • wheels


  • wheels

    Time to politely escort the U.N. out of the United States and our lives. And if they object, then throw their ass out!!


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