"At the NSA, I witnessed with growing alarm the surveillance of whole populations without any suspicion of wrongdoing, and it threatens to become the greatest human rights challenge of our time," says whistleblower Edward Snowden in this "open letter to the Brazilian people", published by the Folha de S Paulo
Category: Digital Rights
More than 30 organizations uniting to safeguard Canadians’ privacy rightsMore than 30 organizations uniting to safeguard Canadians’ privacy rights
With Parliament set to resume, coalition calls for effective legal measures to protect the privacy of every resident of Canada against government intrusion
A Year After SOPA, A Look At The Next 5 Battles For Internet FreedomA Year After SOPA, A Look At The Next 5 Battles For Internet Freedom
by Trevor Timm | Electronic Frontier Foundation, Jan. 18, 2013: One year ago today, Internet users of all ages, races, and political stripes participated in the largest protest in Internet history, flooding Congress with millions of emails and phone calls to demand they drop the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA)—a dangerous
The Canadian Progressive World joins global protest against ACTAThe Canadian Progressive World joins global protest against ACTA
by Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive, Jan. 26, 2012: Starting today, this website will carry a “Stop ACTA” ribbon on the top right-hand corner of the homepage. We’re participating in a SOPA-style online protest against Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA). ACTA is worse than SOPA. It threatens the freedom and openess of the Internet.