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Annual Pluralism Lecture May 29 2014 Forced Displacement and the Promise of #Pluralism

May 29, 2014


Annual Pluralism Lecture May 29 2014 Livestream 6:30 EST presentation via the Globe and Mail António Guterres United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Forced Displacement and the Promise of #Pluralism LIVE EVENT GLOBE & MAIL LINK Pluralism Lecture May 29th Advertisements

#unblockturkey Fight for the future Activists speak out against “censorship & surveillance in Turkey”

March 20, 2014


Stop Spying and Censorship in Turkey message from advocacy group ‎ Help support activists in Turkey who are fighting to keep free speech alive. The government of Turkey just passed a draconian new Internet law that censors … Dear Fight for the Future member, Urgent: We need your help to fight censorship and surveillance in […]

Turkey blocks access to the Internet

February 22, 2014


Turkey’s president Abdullah Gul signed a controversial bill allowing Turkish authorities to block websites without a court order. This law enables Turkish officials to monitor telecommunications and ISPs, allowing the government to block online communication and content it thinks is illegal or to be in violation of someone’s privacy. Under the new law, ISPs must […]

United Nations and the digital age for Mass Spying is there a solution? I would say yes

November 28, 2013


Mass Spying is definitely a Human Rights Violation and off course many of us knew this, unfortunately companies care about the monetary cost and not the human cost. United Nations is waking up, but what about many of the innocent activists, journalists and innocent humanity who also need their digital end point protection? Is there […]

#mymulticast April 22 2013 #CISPA protest via @ Geek Republic

April 22, 2013


How to join today’s April 22 CISPA protest  #CISPA Blackout The proposed Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) heads to the Senate this week for a vote. Today April 22, has been declared a day of protest. As of this writing, around 400 websites have gone dark for the “CISPA Blackout.” #StopCISPA is trending at #7 on Twitter. […]

Hurricane Sandy – “communication is power” in the 21st century we are truly attached to our little communication devices & to the”power on earth”

November 1, 2012


Hurricane Sandy-and her WILD dance takes down “cell sites down”  mobile, laptop, tablet and computer device users grasp to connect – the digital world of communication and we are addicted to it – “communication is power” Mainstream  media, social internet sites, tech bloggers all report the news that “connectivity is improving in the Northeast as […]