Canadian Press Review of Into America, printed in the Toronto Star and the Waterloo Record TORONTO (CP) – From the Liberty Bell to Ground Zero, from CNN headquarters to a gun-firing range, five Canadian university students went in search of America. What they found and how it affected them is chronicled in Into America, a […]
Yearly Archives: 2002
Five students and their prof travel across 26 states in 21 days to explore the myths and realities of the USA in this Citizen Lab produced documentary series. For more about Into America, go here.
Story number 186,543 that says more or less the same thing quoting the same cast of “experts.” And we’re still waiting. I wish someone with some credible expertise would weigh in on the prospects here of something real actually happening.
“They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” — Ben Franklin. Lauren Weinstein comments in Wired on the state of priviacy in 2002
A little report by Neil Hrab from Reason.com on some of the jusifications for WSD and a review of some of this year’s action in Toronto. For his part, Ronald Deibert hopes WSD will provoke people to “think about the consequences” of the “anti-terrorist legislation passed all over the industrialized world” in the wake of […]
I found this item on Slashdot. I’m assuming by “public” it means Americans only…..You can ask Wanda.
More on the ways in which the entertainment industry’s plans for broadband delivery of services may stifle the free exchange of ideas and raise costs.
The Internet, as the name suggests but users often forget, is a system of interconnecting networks. Data pass between users by moving from one telecommunications network to another until they reach their destination.
Orwell’s prophecies ring true 1984 came and went without producing the brutal Big Brother dictatorship the novel predicted, but perhaps that’s just because we’ve found subtler ways to crush the human spirit and enforce conformity
A brief item from the Globe and Mail on the number of Internet Cafe’s China has shut down since a June fire resulted in new regulations.