January 17th, 2012
08:18 PM ET

Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales on SOPA: "this is not the right bill"

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales says SOPA, the proposed anti-piracy act, says piracy's a real issue, but "this is not the right bill." In a U.S. exclusive interview, Wales argued SOPA would cost jobs and threaten sites like his, which will go dark for 24 hours Wednesday in protest of the bill.

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