I'd also ask why it is physically based in the UK which is undoubtedly the western country most repressive of internet use.
Only yesterday the 'interception modernatization programme' which would attempt to record all emails was dropped for 'tecnhical' reasons: http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2009/nov/09/home-office-plan-data-storage M! > First, I appreciate that Matthew had to "ban" Toni. Open discussion > of Freenet documents is just plain stupid, for obvious reasons. > > Second, I'm sure that Freenet and this list are already illegal in > many countries. If Freenet ever becomes popular, it will undoubtedly > become illegal everywhere, more or less. > > With any luck, Freenet will be fully anonymous and secure by then. > Even now, this support list could be hosted anonymously and securely at > reasonable cost. > > And BTW, why is Freenet incorporated in the USA, and not somewhere > with lower legal and political risks? > > VolodyA! V Anarhist wrote: > >> bimbek wrote: >> >> > Oh, with all the respect Matthew Toseland, you did not >> > need to ban the poor guy. >> > >> > I hope that one day you will not ban all of us just because >> > some US court would say that using freenet is illegal... >> >> Actually somebody will (whether or not it will be Matthew >> Toseland or not i don't know). Since i'm sure that if Freenet >> will become illegal, this e-mail list will have to shut down, >> thus de-facto "banning" everybody from it. > -- > Best regards, > Ichi mailto:i...@xerobank.net > > _______________________________________________ > Support mailing list > Support@freenetproject.org > http://news.gmane.org/gmane.network.freenet.support > Unsubscribe at > http://emu.freenetproject.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/support > Or mailto:support-requ...@freenetproject.org?subject=unsubscribe > _______________________________________________ Support mailing list Support@freenetproject.org http://news.gmane.org/gmane.network.freenet.support Unsubscribe at http://emu.freenetproject.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/support Or mailto:support-requ...@freenetproject.org?subject=unsubscribe