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Turkish Parliament Passes Draconian Internet Control Legislation
World  (tags: Internet, censorship, Turkey, freedoms, society, corruption, dictatorship, Tayyip Erdogan, freedom of expression, access to information, investigative journalism )

Angelika
- 68 days ago - aljazeera.com
Despite vociferous opposition from civil society groups, Turkey's parliament adopted a new internet censorship bill yesterday, which was roundly criticized as an assault on freedom of expression, access to information, and investigative journalism.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Punish the Monster in Yongin Who Illegally Captured, Brutally Slaughtered, Burned Alive Countless Stray An
World  (tags: asia, death, violence, world, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abused, killed, sadness, suffering, slaughter, cruelty, death, animals, wildlife, crime, sadness, internet, media, movies )

Kelly
- 70 days ago - change.org
We are shocked and appalled by the grotesque acts of a man in Yongin, South Korea (http://en.yongin.go.kr/) who has been illegally capturing, brutally tormenting, burning alive, shooting in cold-blood and slaughtering countless stray and wild animals,
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop Dog Barbecues in Nigeria!
World  (tags: africa, interesting, violence, world, media, death, safety, prevention, treatment, killed, killing, suffering, sadness, death, dogs, cruelty, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abused, abuse, endangered, slaughter, activists, internet, media, murder, violence )

Kelly
- 136 days ago - yousign.org
Traditional African food includes chicken, turkey, beef and ...dog meat. Roadside dog barbecues are getting more and more popular these days in Nigeria.
A Call on the Romanian Government to Freeze 'Stray-Killing' Law
World  (tags: money, politics, society, lies, dishonesty, corruption, business, cover-up, europe, conflict, violence, war, world, society, news, death, crime, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, risks, activists, abuse, murder, media, internet, law, politics, ne )

Kelly
- 171 days ago - wspa-international.org
LEAVE A COMMENT Today, we regretfully heard news that the Romanian Constitutional Court is upholding the "stray-killing" law, consigning thousands of stray dogs to death after 14 days of detention in public dog pounds.
ACTION NEEDED Stop the Killing of Stray Dogs in Romania!
World  (tags: violence, world, society, sadness, politics, safety, rights, murder, media, law, internet, government, interesting, corruption, activists, abuse, dishonesty, corruption, business, cover-up, abuse, money, lies, world, treatment, protection, prevention, saf )

Kelly
- 192 days ago - e-activist.com
Early this month, President Basescu urged the legalization of mass killing of street dogs in Romania as a reaction to a child's death. Just a few days later, on September 10, the local governments acted immediately, killing countless street dogs
Obama Administration Convinced EU to Drop Measure That Would Have Blocked NSA Spying
World  (tags: PRISM, FISA, Europe, EU, internet, spying, surveillance, US govt., EU legislation article 42 )

Angelika
- 304 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Senior officials in the Obama administration successfully lobbied the European Union's executive body to drop an "anti-FISA clause" from its privacy legislation over a year ago, the Financial Times reports.
Internet in 'Coma' as Iran Presidential Election Looms
World  (tags: Iran, elections, internet, censorship, blockade, social networks, election fraud, VPN )

Angelika
- 326 days ago - english.ahram.org.eg
'It only happens in Iran: the election comes, the Internet goes and all social networks are censored' says one Iranian daily
Congress Pushes for 'Internet Freedom' as U.N. Showdown Looms
World  (tags: internet, technology, law, internet, government, freedoms, ethics, culture, politics, news, media, rights, education, society, usa, world, safety, activists )

Cal
- 359 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The House is pushing forward in an effort to block a United Nations-related group from potentially allowing countries to censor the Internet, before an international showdown this fall.
Tor Project: Anonymity Online
World  (tags: Tor, anonymity, internet, free software, Julian Assange, web browser )

Dandelion
- 455 days ago - torproject.org
Tor protects you it prevents somebody watching your Internet connection from learning what sites you visit, and it prevents the sites you visit from learning your physical location.
**TAKE ACTION**ITU: Hands Off Our Internet! ***PLEASE SIGN!***
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, information, Internet, politics, society, world )

Kit
- 492 days ago - avaaz.org
Right now at a UN meeting in Dubai, authoritarian regimes are pushing for full governmental control of the Internet in a binding global treaty -- if they succeed, the internet could become less open, more costly and much slower. We have only 2 days-->
The State of Play on the European Data Protection Reform Package
World  (tags: europe, freedoms, ethics, humanrights, HumanRights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics, government, world, society, internet, technology, computers, computer )

JL
- 531 days ago - accessnow.org
a two-day hearing bringing together parliamentarians from EU member states about the Data Protection Reform Package (proposal for a Regulation and Directive) in the European Parliament.
ACTION ALERT -- -Stop the Corporate Death Star
World  (tags: freedoms, government, HumanRights, corporate terrorism, Big Oil, Big Pharma, Big Tobacco, Walmart, lobbyissts, internet, regulations, consumer protections )

Lynn
- 579 days ago - avaaz.org
Details are leaking of a top-secret, global corporate power grab of breathtaking scope -- attacking everything from a free Internet to health and environmental regulations, and we have just 4 days to stop it.---SIGN THE PETITION!
U.S. Treasury and Commerce Departments: Stop Silencing Syrian Voices! #FreeSyriasNet ACTION
World  (tags: internet, software, Syria, freedoms, humanrights, US, sanctions )

Nancy
- 598 days ago - change.org
Because of U.S. sanctions, Syrian people are denied access to tools important to their online safety and security, such as anti-virus software and automated security updates.
Declaration of Internet Freedom ACTION
World  (tags: business, corporate, freedom, consumers, internet, SOPA, PIPA, CISPA, money )

Nancy
- 652 days ago - savetheinternet.com
Something big is happening again. Today Free Press and a coalition of more than 100 organizations, academics, startup founders and tech innovators are launching a Declaration of Internet Freedom -- five principles outlining the basic freedoms that all...
Don't Let the TPP Become An Internet Trap ACTION
World  (tags: usa, tpp, internet, economy, transparency, world, ethics, finance, money, corporate, business )

Nancy
- 657 days ago - care2.com
The TPP's Internet trap is secretive, extreme, and it could criminalize your daily use of the Internet. You could be fined for simply clicking on the wrong link. We deserve to know what will be blocked, what we and our families will be fined for. link
 

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