Governments Covertly Fund Internet Freedom Activists

Governments Covertly Fund Internet Freedom Activists

In September of 2012, a nonprofit from the Netherlands, Hivos, announced that it was launching a new fund called the Digital Defenders Partnership (DDP). The governments of the Netherlands, US, and UK created this new fund to “promote, secure, and advance human rights online.” Although the Digital Defenders Partnership is public, many of its contracts remain secret. The governments of the US, UK, Netherlands, Sweden, Estonia, Latvia […]

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Creating an Active Pirate Party / Organization

Creating an Active Pirate Party / Organization

This post talks about the Pirate Party but can easily be generalized into being about any type of organization. First of all it is important twisting your own perceptive to see yourself from a different stand-point. One example is how most people see the Pirate Party as a ‘modern version of politics’ instead of the twisted perception that the Pirate Party is ‘the least modern […]

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