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15 October 2018

Major news organisations and business leaders withdraw from Saudi investment conference over missing journalist

On October 2, 2018, prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi went missing after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Khashoggi, a once royal advisor turned critic, was murdered by Saudi agents in the consultate. Khashoggi's case prompted a...

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10 May 2018

USA: Verizon pulls out of the coalition of companies opposing the proposed Californian privacy law

Author: Christopher Crosby, Law360

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14 February 2018

USA: Former Facebook & Google employees launch coalition to fight dangerous effects of technology

Author: Nellie Bowles, The New York Times

"Early Facebook and Google Employees Form Coalition to Fight What They Built", 4 Feb 2018...

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23 January 2018

New CEO activism: business leaders are defending rights by raising awareness & leveraging economic power

Author: Aaron K. Chatterji & Michael W. Toffel, Harvard Business Review (USA)

"The New CEO Activists", January 2018...

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15 December 2017
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Author: Radio Santa Fe

“Colombia mantendrá neutralidad de Internet, notifica Mintic frente a decisión de EE.UU” – 15 de diciembre de 2017...

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29 March 2017

Republicans Attack Internet Privacy

Author: [editorial] New York Times

Republicans just made clear how little they care about protecting the privacy of Americans by letting companies like Verizon and Comcast sell advertisers the internet browsing histories and other personal data of their customers without getting...

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28 March 2017

The House just voted to wipe away the FCC’s landmark Internet privacy protections

Author: Brian Fung, The Switch blog, on Washington Post (USA)

Congress sent proposed legislation to President Trump on Tuesday that wipes away landmark online privacy protections, the first salvo in what is likely to become a significant reworking of the rules governing Internet access in an era of Republican...

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28 March 2017

Repealing Broadband Privacy Rules, Congress Sides with the Cable and Telephone Industry

Author: Ernesto Falcon, Electronic Frontier Foundation (USA)

Putting the interests of Internet providers over Internet users, Congress today voted to erase landmark broadband privacy protections. If the bill is signed into law, companies like Cox, Comcast, Time Warner, AT&T, and Verizon will have free rein...

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24 March 2017

The Senate Just Sold Out Your Privacy Online to Corporations Like Comcast

Author: Neema Singh Guliani & Nathaniel Turner, ACLU

Should companies like Comcast be able to sell your internet browsing history without your permission?  Most Americans would say “no,” yet the Senate voted to allow just that. A resolution, passed by a thin margin of 50-48 in the Senate, could overturn...

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7 March 2017

USA: Trump administration begins agenda of industry deregulation with extractives, guns & pharmaceuticals

Author: Eric Lipton & Binyamin Appelbaum, The New York Times (USA)

“Leashes Come Off Wall Street, Gun Sellers, Polluters and More”, 5 Mar 2017...

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