When oppressed people's only means of awareness of their plight is found online, the freedom of internet is not a technological, political or social problem; it is a human rights issue.
In recent years the general public has mobilized to face legislative threats to Internet freedoms.
Far from a conclusive victory, however, the death of SOPA and PIPA only highlight the latest in a series of measures that are seeking to create a legal framework for government-administered Internet censorship.
Aaron Swartz: How We Stopped SOPA
To all members of the EU Parliament: As concerned global citizens, we call on you to stand for a free and open Internet and reject the ratification of the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA), which would destroy it. The Internet is a crucial tool for people around the world to exchange ideas and promote democracy. We urge you to show true global leadership and protect our rights.
- Aaron Swartz - A Fighter Against the Privatization of Knowledge
- ITU: Hands off our Internet! Sign the petition for a FREE and OPEN Internet
- We Are Legion - The Story of the Hacktivists 2012 (Documentary)
- Mozilla joins Anonymous against Congress & CISPA
- US government using copyright infringement to take over the Internet?
- Anonymous targets CISPA Supporters: Facebook, Microsoft, Intel, IBM, U.S. Telecom, TechAmerica
- CISPA Explained by Anonymous. Sign the Petition to STOP CISPA!
- EU suspends ACTA! - European Court of Justice to decide
- Anonymous warns the EU - ANTI-ACTA protests accross Europe!
- ACTA Explained by Anonymous | Sign the Petition to STOP ACTA!
- 7000 Websites to Strike January 18th against SOPA bill in Congress