A religious leader is nothing more than a media-star who managed to convince people that the tale, in which he or she is special, is actually true.
Just like aristocrats managed to convince people that what their ancestors did gives them the right to control the lives of other people.
And like the rich convince people that money gives them the right to control a larger part of the world than others.
The European Copyright directive threatens online communication in Europe.
But thanks to massive shared action earlier this year, the European parliament can still prevent the problems. For each of the articles there are proposals which fix them. The parliamentarians (MEPs) just have to vote for them. And since they are under massive pressure from large media companies, that went as far as defaming those who took action as fake people, the MEPs need to hear your voice to know that your are real.
If you care about the future of the Internet in the EU, please Call your MEPs.