I’ve been semi-following the topic of the UN’s desire to take control of the Internet from ICANN, an independent agency chartered by the US Commerce Department. Can you imagine: The Internet brought to you by the same people who brought you the Iraqi Oil-for-Food scandal.
The UN does a good job of kowtowing before and legitimizing dictators and thugs. Can you imagine what would happen to web sites or even email addresses belonging to those who, for example, got the Red Chinese angry? Think the UN wouldn’t hesitate to do their bidding?
Instapundit links to several recent articles and blogs about it. Let’s keep the Internet free.