The Internet Archive make a plea for donations in order to get the millions of dollars they need to set up a redundant copy of their database in Canada.
Related: Jason Scott’s take on this.
He does a pretty good job summarizing the need for this:
There are backups of the Internet Archive in other countries already; we’re not that bone stupid. But this would be a full, consistently, constantly maintained full backup in Canada, and one that would be interfaced with other worldwide stores. It’s a preparation for an eventuality that hopefully won’t come to pass.