He gave me this explanation: ‘The fourth beast is a fourth kingdom that will appear on earth. It will be different from all the other kingdoms and will devour the whole earth, trampling it down and crushing it. Daniel NIV
Steps Back, Will Russia and China
Control the Internet?
is planning to give up its last remaining authority over the technical
management of the Internet. The Commerce Department announced Friday that it
will give the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), an
international nonprofit group, control over the database of names and addresses
that allows computers around the world to connect to each other. Administration
officials say U.S.
authority over the Internet address system was always intended to be temporary
and that ultimate power should rest with the "global Internet
community." But some fear that the Obama administration is opening the
door to an Internet takeover by Russia,
China, or other
countries that are eager to censor speech and limit the flow of ideas.