NOW We See Obama Fired Up, Ready to Go

I said this last night on Twitter, after seeing a TPM post that talked about Obama “pushing back hard” on liberals, including Elizabeth Warren, who were excoriating the secrecy and push for fast-track authority on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), but it bears repeating again here: what a President is willing to push for defines who they are politically, and how they should be viewed....

ACTA – Say Goodbye to YouTube, Flickr, Vimeo

***UPDATE 11/12*** - the indispensable BoingBoing brings us the latest on this story, with a 20-minute video, every second of which is worth watching. (Original post, November 4, follows): The United States is currently engaged, along with numerous other countries, in international negotiations surrounding what is called ACTA - the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement. I think we can all agree...