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WordPress and it’s co-founder, Matt Mullenweg (@photomatt), are all about democratizing publishing.

So when it comes to those attempting to censor WordPress users and authors it’s only natural that WordPress would fight back.

This week, Automattic, owner of WordPress.com, brought suit against two parties attempting to chill free speech via improper DMCA notices.

WordPress is the platform of choice for the majority of the top blogs reported Dara Kerr (@darrakerr) of CNet yesterday.

Not a lot of people know that CNN Political Ticker, Mashable, TechCrunch, Boing Boing, ArtsBeat, Grist, Hollywood Life, and dozens more blogs use WordPress’ Web publishing platform. Not to mention several blogs for