[LeMondeDiplomatique] What’s ours will stay that way

Secret talks between rich countries created the new Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement, sidetracking legitimate international forums to establish a new world order in intellectual property

The internet, which for ACTA supporters is a place of “piracy”, is particularly targeted. For the Motion Picture Association of America, ACTA “represents… an important step forward in the work of like-minded governments to strengthen protection against internet piracy, the fastest-growing threat to filmed entertainment and other segments of the copyright industries”.