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BIG BROTHER AL

Al Gore's call to protect kids from cyberspace "red-light districts" is drawing gripes about Big Brother from Internet denizens. On Mar. 23, the Vice-President urged Congress to require Net-connected schools and libraries to develop plans to filter out porn. Complains Net consultant and ex-Clinton cyberspace guru Jock Gill: "Please get the government out of my relationships with my children." Gore's response: Schools are free to choose their own form of controls.EDITED BY OWEN ULLMANN


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