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Advocates of digital rights have long been concerned about the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement, partly because negotiators from the U.S., European Union, Japan, South Korea, New Zealand and other countries have been working in secret. This week we get to see the first draft of ACTA.

Guest: Nate Anderson, Ars Technica

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