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Open Rights Group meet-up: Pornography, perceptions & parliament

Wed 14 Aug 2013, 6.30-10.30, Rutland Arms 86 Brown St S1 2BS

Open Rights Group Sheffield is for anyone interested in digital rights, copyright, freedom of expression, censorship .. all the politics of the internet. You do not have to be a member to come to meet-ups. This month Claire Gowler will talk about the role of the perceptions of internet pornography in shaping current law; including bans on "violent" pornography, adult content filters, and the application of anti-piracy measures. She will examine the validity of these laws, the difficulty in defining and enforcing them and asking exactly what are they trying to prevent.Plus discussion and a regular round-up of the latest digital-rights news, opinions, and happenings.You do not have to sign up here to come along - but if you do it helps to avoid exceeding the venue capacity. Pseudonymous sign-ups are fine! Eventbrite sign up page

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