Humanrights

11.07.16
China's new cybersecurity laws are a nightmare
11.07.16 in

China's new cybersecurity laws are a nightmare

Real names only, harsh censorship and the government gets access to everything you're doing.

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10.27.16
Turkey shuts off internet service in 11 Kurdish cities
10.27.16 in

Turkey shuts off internet service in 11 Kurdish cities

The shutdown affects 6 million citizens and comes amid protests over the detention of one city's mayors, Turkey Blocks reports.

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02.18.16
Panasonic pushes same-sex equality in Japan
02.18.16

Panasonic pushes same-sex equality in Japan

The move is groundbreaking in the socially conservative nation.

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07.17.15
The human cost of global spyware sales
07.17.15

The human cost of global spyware sales

Explore the human toll of government spyware in this interactive map.

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07.02.15
The UK admits to spying on Amnesty International
07.02.15

The UK admits to spying on Amnesty International

Why did GCHQ intercept data from a human rights charity?

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03.30.15
Apple's Tim Cook calls state discrimination laws 'dangerous'
03.30.15

Apple's Tim Cook calls state discrimination laws 'dangerous'

A number of tech executives have decried state laws that promote discrimination against the LGBT c...

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02.26.15
Watchdog says spyware violates human rights guidelines
02.26.15

Watchdog says spyware violates human rights guidelines

If you think that commercial software designed to spy on computers is problematic, you're not alon...

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12.08.14
Judges rule that UK spying doesn't violate human rights
12.08.14

Judges rule that UK spying doesn't violate human rights

British spies may be peeking into webcams and modifying internet traffic, but all that is above bo...

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