Tag : human rights

Internet Access as a Human Rights Issue

4 months ago / 0 comments

Is Internet access a human right? Many people and organizations seem to think so. In July and August 2012 the Internet Society conducted online interviews of more than 10,000 Internet users in 20 countries. …

Jimmy Wales, Founder of Wikipedia "I want to buy Snowden a beer"

4 years ago / 0 comments

Today Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia spoke at the CeBIT. He had a lot to say about privacy concerns, the NSA scandal and Edward Snowden. When he was asked whether he thinks Snowden should …

Congressional SOPA hearings: no opponents of the bill allowed

6 years ago / 0 comments

As the House of Representatives opens hearings on SOPA, the worst piece of Internet legislation in American history, it has rejected all submissions and testimony from public interest groups and others who oppose the …