Jillian C. York

Jillian C. York is the Electronic Frontier Foundation's director for International Freedom of Expression.

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Wednesday, November 21, 2012 - 8:20am
Some Things Never Change: Governments Still Present Biggest Threat to Open Internet
Some things change, but others stay the same. While the types of threats facing Internet users worldwide have diversified over the past few years, from targeted malware to distributed denial of service attacks , one thing has remained constant: governments seeking to exert control over their populations still remain the biggest threat to the open Internet. Corporate Compliance
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Tuesday, March 6, 2012 - 11:38am
Surveillance Inc: How Western Tech Firms Are Helping Arab Dictators
Reliance means vulnerability, and the activists and citizen journalists of the Arab uprisings rely heavily on the Internet and mobile technology. They use text messaging to coordinate protests, for example, or social media sites to upload the photos and videos that then make it into mainstream global media.
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