Here is the bottom line according to infowars:
"In its declared effort to prevent online piracy of copyrighted material, the government has trashed the Bill of Rights."
Now does this sound like the government's excuse (pretext) to silence its critics???
Article below from infowars.com.
"In June, a Senate committee approved a dictatorial cybersecurity bill that would allow Obama to shut down the internet. The bill, known as the Protecting Cyberspace as a National Asset Act, would grant Obama the authority to carry out emergency actions to protect critical parts of the internet, including ordering owners of critical infrastructure to implement emergency response plans, during a government declared cyber-emergency. Obama would supposedly need congressional approval to extend a national cyber-emergency beyond 120 days under an amendment to the legislation approved by the committee."