Activism

08.25.16
Apple patches three zero-day exploits after activist is hacked
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Apple patches three zero-day exploits after activist is hacked

Cyber crime group NSO targeted human rights defender Ahmed Mansoor in the United Arab Emirates, Citizen Lab reports.

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08.01.16
UK spies tracked Middle East activists with a web link shortener
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UK spies tracked Middle East activists with a web link shortener

GCHQ used the tech to both foster and monitor groups during Arab Spring revolutions.

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11.02.15
Anonymous says it's outing 1,000 prominent KKK members (updated)
11.02.15

Anonymous says it's outing 1,000 prominent KKK members (updated)

Anonymous activists have started naming 1,000 prominent people they say are Ku Klux Klan members.

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08.23.15
Twitter bots are trying to silence Mexican protesters
08.23.15

Twitter bots are trying to silence Mexican protesters

Activists frequently count on Twitter to make their voices heard, but mysterious bots are trying to keep those protesters quiet.

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03.14.15
Bringing empathy to the Middle East through gaming
03.14.15

Bringing empathy to the Middle East through gaming

Navit Keren grew up in Israel. She's lived through the signing of historic peace treaties, and hor...

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