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Stop the Secrecy

How the ITU could put the Internet behind closed doors

Mon, 11/26/2012 - 14:00 -- OpenMedia

Repressive regimes could be granted with dominant control over the Internet following next month's ITU discussions. This would mean greater surveillance over everyday online activity, more expensive access costs, and strict censorship that would have governments deciding what citizens can or cannot see.

But what exactly is the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and how would it put your Internet use at risk? Check out this video by ProtectInternetFreedom.net coalition partners Fight For The Future and AccessNow.org to help provide some insight into how your Internet freedom is at risk.