Access in the News

RightsCon: Encryption vs. surveillance and how do you govern the web, anyway?

Date: March 4, 2014
Author: Zenon Evans
Publication: Reason

Cryptocat wins Apple approval

Date: March 5, 2014
Author: Thomas Claburn
Publication: InformationWeek

U.S.‘s top spy department: You need better encryption

Date: March 4, 2014
Author: Kevin Collier
Publication: The Daily Dot

Privacy-oriented Cryptocat unveils smartphone app

Date: March 4, 2014
Author: Alyssa Hertig
Publication: Reason

Tracking with metadata: It’s not all bad

Date: March 6, 2014
Author: Zach Miners
Publication: IDG News Service

The internet is both a blessing and a curse for Uganda’s LGBTI activists

Date: March 5, 2014
Author: Andrea Peterson
Publication: The Washington Post

Ukraine is in turmoil, but it’s still online. Here’s why.

Date: March 3, 2014
Author: Andrea Peterson
Publication: The Washington Post

Tips for keeping hackers at bay

Date: March 5, 2014
Author: Caleb Garling
Publication: SF Gate

RightsCon論壇關注網絡人權保護

Date: March 6, 2014
Author: NTDTV
Publication: New Tang Dynasty Television

U.S. State Dept: “Surveillance should not be arbitrary,” except when it is

Date: March 4, 2014
Author: Cyrus Farivar
Publication: Ars Technica

Journalist: NSA won’t give me a secure channel to communicate on

Date: March 4, 2014
Author: Cyrus Farivar
Publication: Ars Technica

Russia goes for gold in internet regulation

Date: March 2, 2014
Author: Gigi Alford, Freedom House, Internet Freedom Senior Program Officer
Publication:
Huffington Post

Snowden made cyber-geek nightmares true. Can ‘private’ be normal again?

Date: February 28, 2014
Author: Dan Gilmor
Publication: The Guardian

Content blocking rampant in EU, survey finds

Date: February 27, 2014
Author: Jennifer Baker
Publication: PCWorld

La neutralidad de internet en peligro

Date: February 21, 2014
Author: Estelle Massé
Publication: AttacTV

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Why we need Access

Name “The free exchange of ideas and information is why the internet was created. ”
Joe, United States

Name “We need access to know, to learn, to tell, to share, to express, to expand, to explore ... to live a dignified life as a human being.”
Santosh Sigdel, Nepal

Name “In enforcing the acts such as ACTA, PIPA or SOPA, the government is ruining our culture, our freedom, our lives. ”
Brody, United States

Name “How can we expect to link together globally if some of us are unable to access the internet. Bring down the firewalls.”
Ainslie Lenehan, Australia

Name “Freedom of speech online is the key to having our voices heard. Without it we are silenced.”
Natalie Vilarroel, Argentina