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Navigating the global Internet policy labyrinth
By Editor on 13 May 2013 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

Today, the European Union announced its plans to develop a Global Internet Policy Observatory (GIPO), an online platform designed to increase global participation in debates and decisions on Internet policies.

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Your presence is required
By arvin on 8 May 2013 | From the channel/s:
E-tools

This post describes the latest stage in our continuing experiments using open tools and video to support online events and learning.

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A brilliant analysis of North Korea's policies
By Aldo Matteucci on 7 May 2013 | From the channel/s:
Looking Sideways

I'll be too short, for I'm off and about. I've read this article on North Korea

http://bit.ly/10lPEbe

and I'd recommend it for its content and style. This is how I'd like a diplomatic report, or policy paper, to be orgaized and argued.

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The threat of cyber-attacks
By Stephanie on 6 May 2013 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

A few days ago, Spanish authorities arrested a 35-year-old Dutchman, a few kilometres north of Barcelona. He is suspected of mounting what is being considered the biggest attack on the Internet in history.

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When you are in a hole – stop digging!
By Aldo Matteucci on 5 May 2013 | From the channel/s:
Looking Sideways

“Speaking at the Tenth Annual Altegris Conference in Carlsbad, Calif., in front of a group of more than 500 financial advisors and investors, Ferguson responded to a question about Keynes' famous philosophy of self-interest versus the economic philosophy of Edmund Burke, who believed there was a...

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Public speech, private censorship
By Mary on 3 May 2013 | From the channel/s:
Home

'Azerbaijanis better start watching their online language. Any unkind word thrown into cyber space may soon result in a legal action if plans to censor publicly accessible virtual conversations go through.' So reports Giorgi Lomsadze on eurasianet.org.

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Of alpha-bullies, free-riders, and Bernard Machines - 232
By Aldo Matteucci on 3 May 2013 | From the channel/s:
Looking Sideways

About 6 million years ago, the chimpanzees, the bonobos, and hominids divided up the realm of Pan, their Common Ancestor.

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Generosity as fairness
By Aldo Matteucci on 2 May 2013 | From the channel/s:
Looking Sideways

Continuing the dialogue on the concept of 'climate refugees'......

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Is it misleading to speak about climate refugees? Of legal concepts, metaphors, and human suffering …
By Katharina Hone on 2 May 2013 | From the channel/s:
Climate Change

Who is a refugee? Who should be offered protection from human suffering? Much depends on how we define legal concepts.

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Sexism by category
By Aldo Matteucci on 1 May 2013 | From the channel/s:
Looking Sideways

A raging row has developed over who is am “American novelist”. The matter is described by James GLIECK http://bit.ly/11B9uRe. I recommend reading the comments as well, for they illuminate the subject matter significantly (as well as the attitudes).

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