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Breaking the Cycle of Internet Repression

Timothy Karr | Posted 07.07.2014 | Technology
Timothy Karr

It's both the best of times and the worst of times for the free speech rights the network is supposed to support. To break the cycle of repression we must look more closely at the tools protesters and reporters use and ask whether they further the cause of freedom, or just make speakers more vulnerable.

Putin's Internet Crackdown Just Got Worse

Reuters | Posted 06.29.2014 | Media

* Blogs with over 3,000 daily visits must register as media * Move to control online content -Reporters Without Borders ...

Putin Calls The Internet A 'CIA Project'

AP | NATALIYA VASILYEVA | Posted 06.24.2014 | Technology

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin on Thursday called the Internet a CIA project and made comments about Russia's biggest search engine Yandex, ...

The Battle for the Future of the Internet?

Jean-Christophe Nothias | Posted 02.01.2013 | Technology
Jean-Christophe Nothias

Singing from the same songbook as Web juggernaut Google, the U.S. government is strongly opposed to any changes to the International Telecommunication Regulations, arguing the Internet has nothing to do with 'traditional' telecommunications -- and that freedom is at stake.