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Jack Andraka launches petition for Open Access
The teen prodigy who revolutionized cancer treatment is now fighting to secure Open Access in the United States.
Feb 22nd, 2013
We are all Aaron Swartz
Jan 14th, 2013
In China's Internet discourse on Southern Weekend, less is more: The SinoFile
Weibo users find another clever way to continue the discussion on Chinese press freedoms.
Jan 12th, 2013
"Online snooping bill" still on Harper government's agenda
May 23rd, 2012
Hacktivists Anonymous expose Stacey Meek as Vic Toews' mistress
Vic Toews finds his own privacy violated by Anonymous as the hacktivist group ramps up its efforts to fight the "online snooping bill".
Feb 22nd, 2012
Stop the meter on internet usage
Here's how to tell the government that you don't want Telus and Shaw charging internet usage fees. Keep the internet free in Canada. Sign Open Media's petition.
Linda Solomon Wood
Jan 14th, 2011