Columnists
The Electronic Frontier Foundation and a coalition of Internet activists organized a rally at San Francisco City Hall in support of net neutrality. Photo: Dave Maass/flickr
Marie Aspiazu, Digital Freedom Update | 2017 was a rollercoaster for internet advocates worldwide, filled with both exciting, hard-won victories and devastating decisions that will have ramifications as we come into the new year.
Columnists
Rally to protect net neutrality. Photo: Victoria Pickering/flickr
Rick Salutin | Net neutrality has become the banner waved by those trying to save the unique virtues of the internet. Unfortunately, there's more gatekeeping on the internet than just by ISPs.
Columnists
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | If AT&T is allowed to buy Time Warner, it will form an enormous, "vertically integrated" company that controls a vast pool of content and how people access that content.
Columnists
David Christopher, Digital Freedom Update | Looking ahead to 2016, one thing is clear: challenges to our digital rights are set to intensify. Here are the five big ones that we will face this year.
Columnists
Wayne MacPhail | Cable and telephone companies have lusted after an Internet they control for years. And last week a toothless and gutless Federal Communications Commission wrote the first act of their dream.
Columnists
Steve Anderson | Legislation, if passed, will allow a range of 'authorities' to use the Internet (including mobile devices) to collect our private information without a warrant.
Activist Toolkit
| Herdict is a crowdsourcing project showcases instances of Internet inaccessibility around the world
Columnists
Steve Anderson | Internet surveillance laws promised by the Harper government will make warrantless seizure of our personal information legal. There will be no means to track the use of these unchecked powers.
Blog
Casting an Open Net
Lindsey Pinto | Casting An Open Net is the first comprehensive report that establishes the need for the principle of openness to guide digital policy in Canada.
Columnists
Steve Anderson, Shea Sinnott, Glyn Lewis | Internet governance has come to a head in this country. Now is the time to take a stand in the federal election.
News
Photo: Len not Lenny/Flickr
Bill Wittur | We can resist increasing Internet service costs in Canada by cancelling and boycotting services connected with the companies behind them. Here's how to cut down your use of Bell Canada or BCE Inc.
Columnists
Steve Anderson | There is a growing community focused on openness, with the open Internet at its core. We need to apply pressure on the Big Service Providers to keep them from monopolizing access and communication.