Activism




Asylum-Seeking New Zealand Journalist Suzie Dawson Is Critically Ill In Moscow

Long-time activist Suzie Dawson, a journalist and the current President of the Internet Party of New Zealand, is critically ill in Moscow, where she has been seeking asylum, after being targeted by New Zealand intelligence agencies as a result of her activism in the Occupy movement, in support of WikiLeaks, and against the TPP, among other causes.








The FCC’s Next Attack: Reclassifying Mobile Data As “Broadband Internet”

The Federal Communications Commission’s corrupt and undemocratic move to repeal net neutrality dealt a major, shattering blow to internet freedom, but it’s only the first in a series of actions leading to the end goal of complete blind deregulation of federal and state oversight of Big Telecom. Next step: expanding the definition of high-speed broadband internet to include mobile phone service, which the FCC will use disingenuously to portray America’s broadband situation as being better than it actually is.