Is wikipedia protest good or bad?

Wikipedia is blacked out, they are protesting against SOPA and PIPA, because they support free knowledge, but just think, if your hard earned knowledge become free and useless for distributing commodity, how will be commodity distributed, by violence and fights(which led to world war earlier),we will move back to... show more Wikipedia is blacked out, they are protesting against SOPA and PIPA, because they support free knowledge, but just think, if your hard earned knowledge become free and useless for distributing commodity, how will be commodity distributed, by violence and fights(which led to world war earlier),we will move back to dark age, they call it service but i think this is pseudo service, Wikipedia founder jimmy wales belongs to the epistemology class of philosophers, epistemology had been always criticized for undervaluing the value of knowledge.Please give your opinion.
Update: Wikipedia is the single most valuable invention that counters agnotology in this country and the world. We all know that it was invented by silicon valley billionaire Jimmy Wales, as he describes himself as the founder. Yet, if we read the article on Larry Sanger, it was he who was the co-founder who wrote many of... show more Wikipedia is the single most valuable invention that counters agnotology in this country and the world. We all know that it was invented by silicon valley billionaire Jimmy Wales, as he describes himself as the founder. Yet, if we read the article on Larry Sanger, it was he who was the co-founder who wrote many of the original principles that have lead to it's great success. You can read about it right on Wikipedia, which reinforces my point of its anti-agnotologic nature, in that truth prevails even over the authority of the person who financed it.
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