ICANN Pushes to Abolish Domain Registration Privacy
It’s hard to pick up a paper, or an iPad, without reading about some bit of privacy that Americans have lost—or given up—in exchange for one…
China: Crackdown on anti-chemical plant protesters
Oiwan Lam, Global Voices, July 1, 2015 Tens of thousands of residents from the Jinshan district of Shanghai city took to the streets over the course…
GREECE’S TOP COURT RULES THAT REFERENDUM CAN GO AHEAD
Kathimerini has reported that the highest court in Greece has rejected an appeal to cancel the referendum on Sunday. Greeks will be asked to vote on…
Attacking people for the way they look
Via Heather Johanssen I came across this video of a woman who has acne, a skin condition that can create physical scars and even deeper emotional…
Russia approves Internet privacy bill
Russian parliament approves Internet privacy bill that would require Internet search engines to remove users' personal information from their…
#TheDarkening: #Reddit Loses Moderator, Its Shit, Leaks Private Mod Chat
When Internet’s Front Page, 32nd most popular website in the world,  and Conde Nast property Reddit is in an upheaval over moderators moderating…
Popcorn Time Blamed For Movie Streaming Piracy Explosion
Up until last year, downloading content using BitTorrent was an activity that needed a reasonable level of technical competence. In addition to…
Admission of Hillary Clinton’s classified emails opens door for feds to seize her servers
The State Department on Wednesday conceded that two dozen of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s emails did contain classified information, a fact that could…
New Texts Out Now: Reem Abou-El-Fadl, Revolutionary Egypt: Connecting Domestic and International Struggles
Reem Abou-El-Fadl, editor, Revolutionary Egypt: Connecting Domestic and International Struggles . London and New York: Routledge, 2015.      …
Love Scam: EFCC Returns 10,000 Euros To French Victim
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has recovered and returned the sum of 10,000 Euros (Ten Thousand Euros) about Two Million, Two Hundred…