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Re: We removed radikal 154 from xs4all :(
At 6:31 PM 9/23/96, tank wrote:
>We have temporary removed radikal 154 from xs4all.
>We did this because the german ICTF and BAW continued to stop IP-traffic
>to and from xs4all. They not only blocked the web-server (with more than
Unfortunately, this means that Germany wins.
This will embolden Germany and other nations to apply similar pressures to
While I don't fully understand the economic pressures the IP-traffic
blockage may have had on your site, it is sad that a user account has been
removed because some foreign government doesn't like it.
My recommendation is that you restore radikal 154's account immediately,
and post a message to all customers and on various Net forums indicating
you will not remove user accounts for materials which do not violate your
own national laws.
We got computers, we're tapping phone lines, I know that that ain't allowed.
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