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Road to Egalitarianism goes through the EU: Vote to ban all pornography

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/news/9917189/MEPs-to-v...

Libertarian Swedish Pirate Party caught the language for the proposal inside another bill.
Falkvinge's website:
http://falkvinge.net/2013/03/06/next-tuesday-the-european-pa...

The actual EU-parl proposal:
http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?pubRef=-//EP//...

Down in the 'Media and Culture' section of the bill.

To the open ear, banning pornography sounds nice. Much like Eric Holder's 'non combat' language in his response to Rand, what meets the definition of pornographic? Wearing your skirt too low? Tight fitting jeans? What boundaries are there?
The bill originated from this lady:
http://www.europarl.europa.eu/meps/en/28182/KARTIKA%20TAMARA...

Much like class warfare used during the Communist Revolution, never define what bourgeois is, never put an income amount on it, then your enemies are easier to define. This bill will do the same thing, no definition of offensive, therefore everyone is susceptible to being punished.