"We now may put people in prison for downloading music. No other country in the world has such an extreme law. And who is being served by this? A back room deal between the media industry and the government with no public or Internet industry consultation.
The term “Internet Governance” is very dangerous. Our use of language constrains our thoughts. The Internet exploded and thrives because it is about cooperation and coordination, not hierarchy and control. And nowhere is this stronger than in the Japanese Internet technical community."