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 Here's what we know from modern U.S. history, writes Lofgren: "The elites failed at every level." (Photo: David Eulitt/Getty Images) Views
Are We the People Unfit for Democracy?
Maybe we are wired for authoritarianism—but the present crisis has another cause.
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Advocates Blast 'Paltry' $170 Million Penalty for Google's Violations of Child Privacy Rules
"The FTC let Google off the hook with a drop-in-the-bucket fine. Not a single Google executive or investor will bat an eye."
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'A Great Equalizer': Warren Unveils Plan for $200 Billion Investment in Public Broadband Access and Healthcare for Rural America
"No matter where you live in America you should have the opportunity to thrive."
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So many Op-Eds and letters to the editor that oppose the Save the Internet Act are written by people with financial ties to the broadband industry. (Photo: Sarah McGee, Flickr) Views
Playing Whack-a-Mole With Broadband Industry Shills
This industry money has turned far too many decision-makers in Washington against the interests of the people they’re supposed to represent, people who support Net Neutrality in large numbers
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The passing of the Directive will still leave that division between the Polish people and the media establishment, with politicians struggling to find a domestic solution that won’t damage their prospects with either group. (Photo: EFF) Views
EU’s Parliament Signs Off on Disastrous Internet Law: What Happens Next?
The battle will have to continue, as it has done in these last few weeks, with millions of everyday users uniting online and on the streets to demand their right to be free of censorship
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'Dark Day for Internet Freedom': EU Approves Rules to Create Online Censorship Machine
"Never forget what they did here," tweeted NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden
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Major EU Websites Go Dark With #Blackout21 Protest Ahead of Vote to Create Internet 'Censorship Machine'
"This is the last chance for Europeans who care about access to knowledge and the sharing of diverse information on the internet to make their voice heard."
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As Web Turns 30, Pioneer Tim Berners-Lee Says 'You Should Have Complete Control of Your Data'
"The fight for the web is one of the most important causes of our time."
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'We Are Here to Buy a Senator': Ahead of Data Privacy Hearing, Digital Rights Defenders Target Lavish Telecom-Backed Fundraiser
"This type of corruption is seen as business as usual in Washington, D.C. but it's shameful and it ought to be illegal," one demonstrator said of corporate lobbying
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To Save Independent Journalism, 'Ambitious' Proposal Urges Tax on Tech Giants That Helped Destroy News Industry
"Think of it like a carbon tax... The United States should impose a similar mechanism on targeted advertising to counteract how the platforms undermine journalism and amplify content that's polluting our civic discourse."
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