ONI Report Details Western Complicity in Mideast Online Tyranny
Today, the OpenNet Inititative has released a report on the roles Western tech companies have played in enabling repressive Arabic regimes to filter and control the use of the Web by their citizens. In the report, authors Helmi Noman and Jillian C. York “find that nine countries in the region utilize Western-made tools for the purpose of blocking social and political content, effectively …
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Tabloidisation of WikiLeaks in Romania
Whistleblower WikiLeaks has finally reached Romania on a fine Sunday afternoon, with the cablegrams disclosed by news agencies and newspapers bringing together nonce analysts always eager to give a more or less informed opinion in the late hours of the night.
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Firing upheld in AFD nude photo flap
AFD Chief Rhoda Mae Kerr indefinitely suspended Alejandro Garza after an investigation into complaints that he’d posted nude photos of himself on the Internet.
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