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Republican Websites Hacked in Protest of Inauguration

In solidarity with the billions around the world who are being oppressed under the Bush agenda, The Internet Liberation Front has hacked and defaced six Republican websites who push forward the sick and violent ideology of warfare, capitalism, and profit over people.
NOT MY PRESIDENT, NOT MY WAR! THIS WHOLE SYSTEM IS ROTTEN TO THE CORE!

In solidarity with the billions around the world who are being oppressed under the Bush agenda, The Internet Liberation Front has hacked and defaced six Republican websites who push forward the sick and violent ideology of warfare, capitalism, and profit over people.

The will of the people was not expressed in these elections. Imperialist war, tax cuts for the rich, and ecological destruction are not in the interest of working people or the stability of our global society. The bush administration are rich lying thieves, these inaugurations are a joke, and the whole system is corrupt.

We will not be their slaves and let them get away with murder. Activists and hackers alike are rising up to resist the Bush administration using street protest, sabatage, and hacktivism. You won't hear about it on their televisions cause the revolution is in the streets!

The massive counter-inauguration protests in DC is only the beginning. Expect four more years of resistance to the U.S. war machine. Hacktivists of the world, unite!


COUNTER-INAUGURATION RESOURCES
anarchistresistance.org
counter-inaugural.org

PROTEST RESOURCES
infoshop.org
indymedia.org
crimethinc.com
broadleft.org/

HACKTIVIST RESOURCES
thehacktivist.com
electronic disturbance theatre
hackthissite.org
2600.com
hbx.us
fromthewilderness.com/PDF/Commonwealth.pdf



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
January 18, 2005
To coincide with the massive protests in DC against the inauguration of George W. Bush, the Internet Liberation Front has launched a hacktivist campaign against Republican websites. Six websites were hacked and defaced with a statement against the Bush agenda of war and corporate cronyism.

"The will of the people was not expressed in these elections. Imperialist war, tax cuts for the rich, and ecological destruction are not in the interest of working people or the stability of our global society.", the hackers wrote in a statement posted on the websites belonging to the Arizona Young Republicans, Students4Freedom.com, CollegeConservative.com, Freedominion.ca, RepublicanFirst.com, and Freedominstitute.ca.

The hackers, calling themselves the Internet Liberation Front, has done no damage to the systems and do not believe hacktivism to be a violent tactic. "Using direct action techniques such as website defacements and financial disruption, 'hacktivists' are able to put pressure and accountability on politicians to make progressive and revolutionary changes".

You can see a mirror of the defacement at  http://www.freewebs.com/internetliberationfront/

You can contact us through all of the following emails:  ilf@dcemail.com,  intlibfront@doneasy.com, and  ilf@bolt.com


What is the Internet Liberation Front(ILF)?
The ILF is a decentralized tactic used by politically motivated hackers to commit acts of electronic civil disobedience against corrupt corporations and governments. Using direct action techniques such as website defacements and financial disruption, 'hacktivists' are able to put pressure and accountability on politicians to make bring progressive and revolutionary changes.

We are not a specific group of people. We are a generation of hackers who feel indignation and want to build a world free from parasitic bosses and rulers. All who want to join the resistance movement are free to use the name ILF. We are everywhere!

homepage: homepage: http://www.freewebs.com/internetliberationfront

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freewebs censored your site 19.Jan.2005 06:48

particle

can you repost the screenshots as comments to this article? because the url you provided has been "frozen" by freewebs. ooh, must've been a hot breath on somebody's neck! that's what happens when you yank lucifer's beard, I guess.

Please 19.Jan.2005 17:11

Don't violate

other peoples right to freedom of speech

What goes around comes around.

Censorship? 20.Jan.2005 09:19

Liberal Larry

From the Freewebs Terms of Use policy:

FreeWebs.com membership will be revoked if any of the following activities occur:

a) Adult or Pornographic related
b) Warez or Software Piracy related
c) Music Piracy Related
d) Hacking Related
e) Making available copyrighted software which has been "cracked" (e.g., copyright protection for the software has been removed)
f) Making available serial numbers for software which can be used to illegally validate or register software.
g) Making available tools which can be used for no purpose other than "cracking" software.
h) Spamming to promote your website
i) Anything related to illegal activity

Shut up, how's that for freedom of speech? 20.Jan.2005 13:16

Him

Please 19.Jan.2005 17:11
Don't violate link

other peoples right to freedom of speech

What goes around comes around.

You are an idiot. The hackers who did this are fucking with fascists. Should people that advocate killing of poor people and radicals (or other people who disagree with them) be passivly let do this?

CONGRATULATIONS! 21.Jan.2005 14:47

Walter E. Wallis unclgene@pacbell.net

You have just justified another level of government control over blogging and the internet. Keep it up and we will have to buy revocable licenses. EVERY tantrum has excused more regulation, less freedom.

Palo Alto

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