· November, 2011

Stories about Activism from November, 2011

29 November 2011

Stop Online Piracy Act: The Fight Continues

A recent hearing in the U.S. House of Representatives on the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), companies and organizations that oppose the bill were branded as β€œpro-pirates.” But civic activists...

15 November 2011

US and European firms help Syrian regime spy on citizens

To track and surveil citizens online, repressive regimes in the Middle East and North Africa have relied on Western technology for years. US company BlueCoat has been accused for months...

6 November 2011

Silicon Valley Human Rights Conference brings stakeholders to the Internet freedom table

The Silicon Valley Human Rights Conference, organized by Access Now and held in San Francisco late last month gathered bloggers, activists, mobile advocates, privacy advocates, corporations, technologists and many more...