“The terrorists showed what frightens them most: a girl with a book.” Inspired by these words spoken by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon earlier this month, people all over the world have started posting photos of girls with books online and you are invited to be take part!
Photo shared with us on Twitter of a young girl in Palestine.
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Via: Torrent Freak
Talks on implementing a Europe-wide firewall to censor and block ‘illicit’ websites has caused concern among many Internet users in recent weeks, and today one of the targeted sites has joined the discussion. Quoting one of Churchill’s most famous speeches, The Pirate Bay team is rallying the public to defend the free Internet and end the threat posed by the entertainment industries’ copyright lobby.
In February, a secret meeting of the European Union’s Law Enforcement Work Party (LEWP) resulted in a worrying proposal.
To deal with illicit sites on the Internet, the group suggested the adoption of a China-like firewall to block websites deemed ‘inappropriate’. The controversial proposal immediately met resistance from various sides, including ISPs who would be tasked with maintaining the blocklist.
First it is for copyright protection, then it is for subversives, read the entire piece.