Censoring freedom of expression. Restricting connections and preventing conversations between citizens. Infringing on privacy and increasing surveillance.
We’ve been keeping you updated on the developing concerns over the Canada- EU Trade Agreement (CETA), and today is the last day of what may well be its final round of negotiations.
What do you get when you round up an enthusiastic group of digital rights experts, online innovators and advocates of Net Freedom – all with the purpose of taking any and all questions from members of the Internet community?
The Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement continues to exist within secret closed-door negotiations – seeking to introduce invasive copyright legislation to everyday Internet use.
As Internet freedom becomes restricted and censored in many repressive countries, over one million citizens a day are using online tools to get past government surveillance and extensive blocking devices.
Stand together for a worldwide Declaration of Internet Freedom at openmedia.org/Declaration.
With Canada and Mexico having formally joined last week, eleven countries will now be participating in the next round of Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade negotiations. What's at stake? Our Internet freedom.
Find out more in this video from Public Knowledge and share your messages to TPP negotiators at OpenTheTPP.net.
As citizens worldwide continue to have their Internet expression and privacy threatened by international treaties such as the Trans-Pacific Partnership, we have to remind ourselves that our access to choice and innovation is being stifled by a lack of competition.
We're standing together with tens of thousands of organizations and people from around the world in defending our Internet freedom. Help us push for transparency in Internet policy and sign the Declaration of Internet Freedom.
When the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) was rejected earlier this year in European Parliament, many had hoped that it would signal the end for its intrusive copyright legislation. Instead, these Internet restrictions live on through the Canada-EU Trade Agreement.
Help call on the pro-Internet community to stand against these closed-door treaties and sign the Declaration for Internet Freedom.
As the International Telecommunication Union’s December negotiations move closer, more worrying developments are coming to light. We recently posted about some of the main concerns raised by the secretive negotiations, which threaten to change the Internet as we know it.