Policing the Internet: Policy, Politics and Consequences of Regulating Internet Content

The goal of the workshop is to provide a comprehensive framework for analysing social and political debate, the distribution of knowledge and artistic creations, and commercial interchange.The Internet may include contents and support practices that are viewed as illegal by the applicable legal systems. This raises the issue of how to police the Internet while […]

Freedom of Expression and Human Rights: Online Speech Isn’t Free yet

Wednesday 12th December 2012 EUI – Badia Fiesolana – Sala Capitolo from 11am to 1pm. CMPF Academic Seminar: Freedom of Expression and Human Rights: Why Online Speech Isn’t Free, yet Jillian York Director for International Freedom of Expression Electronic Frontier Foundation Since 2009, a year deemed by U.S. government officials as “the worst year for Internet […]