Tag: protest

Electronic Frontier Foundation – The Internet at its Best

EFF highlights some of the largest sites that participated in the SOPA/PIPA blackout.

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guardian.co.uk – Networks are not always revolutionary

Fair point I think, having the network or having fame isn’t enough to guarantee success but it does help.

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ReadWriteWeb – Libya Shuts Down Internet

Looks like Libyan domains such as bit.ly are still up however.

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NYTimes.com – Missing Executive From Google Egypt Released

Good to see Egypt released him, what about all the other people who don’t have Google and the world’s attention behind them however?

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The San Francisco Chronicle – Google Exec Who Went Missing In Egypt Now A Spokesman For Opposition Group

Scary times kids.

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NYTimes.com – Gangs Hunt Journalists and Rights Workers

Bad news for any country when journalists aren’t able to freely report.

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The Big Picture – A harrowing, historic week in Egypt

Some incredibly powerful images here of the Egyptian protests.

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The Atlantic – The Inside Story of How Facebook Responded to Tunisian Hacks

I’m not sure what’s more shocking, that a country wide keylogger was in use, or that Facebook took these actions to defend their users and freedom of speech.

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