[oclug] rogers EUA
David F. Skoll
dfs at roaringpenguin.com
Wed Mar 20 22:38:44 EST 2002
On Wed, 20 Mar 2002, Brad Barnett wrote:
> OK, the next time a minority comes into your place of business, tell them
> you don't want them their because of their colour or race. See what
> happens if you legally if you do it to the wrong person.
What will happen? Can you point me to any reference?
And what if I decline to give a reason?
> > Why not? If you don't like it, go to another ISP. The right to freedom
> > of speech applies to government restrictions; private organizations
> > can censor content if they so desire.
> Heh. Let's see what happens if Bell Canada disconnects someone's phones
> based on the fact that they are communist.
As I said in context which you deleted, Bell is regulated. Ma-and-Pa-ISP
can certainly take down a communist Web site if they are anti-communist.
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