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Websites say sucks to big business

Title: Websites say sucks to big business
Date: Monday, 7 August 2000
Publisher: The Guardian (UK)
Author: Duncan Campbell
Main source: guardian.co.uk

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The right to set up a really rude website aimed at undermining the public image of big businesses and religions is being fought for by civil rights activists in the US. The battle comes in the wake of action by leading multinational companies like Wal-Mart and McDonald's to stem the growth of websites which add "sucks", "kills" or "stinks" to the brand name. "This has become a constant issue," Barry Steinhart of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said in New ... [Read the rest at guardian.co.uk]