It is the most widely circulated newspaper published in Washington, D.C., and was founded in 1877, making it the area’s oldest extant newspaper. (according to Wikipedia). This is the online version of the krant.
This article talks about the possible social impact of a bill. This bills allows government to a wider control and use of information of any site in the USA (in the case of SOPA) and outside the U.S (in the case of PIPA).