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On Day One, Obama Demands Open Government

It's only his first day in office, but President Obama has already signaled a serious commitment to transparency and accountability in government. The President ordered federal agencies in a memorandum released today to approach the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) "with a clear presumption: in the face of doubt...
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Global Net Censorship in 2009: For The Children, for the Rightsholders

Across the world, politicians perennially declare their intention to purge or blacklist websites they fear are damaging to children or the public welfare. The call for censorship hasn't stopped, despite many years of evidence that pervasive Net censorship is invasive, infeasible, and href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/michael-a-santoro-and-wendy-goldberg/chinese-internet-censorsh_b_156212.html">economically damaging. Nor is it likely to...

@EFF is on Twitter

We've just started an EFF account on Twitter, the popular social networking service. It's a bit of an experiment — we're not really sure how we'll wind up using it. But expect to see everything from breaking news to random trivialities to conversations between EFF members and supporters. If...

Larry Lessig on The Colbert Report

Last night, Larry Lessig, a close ally and former board member of EFF, chatted with Stephen Colbert about Lessig's new book Remix, and how America's broken copyright laws are criminalizing our kids: %3Cembed%20src%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Fmedia.mtvnservices.com%2Fmgid%3Acms%3Aitem%3Acomedycentral.com%3A215454%26autoPlay%3Dtrue%22%20width%3D%22360%22%20height%3D%22301%22%20type%3D%22application%2Fx-shockwave-flash%22%20wmode%3D%22window%22%20allowfullscreen%3D%22true%22%20flashvars%3D%22autoPlay%3Dtrue%22%20allowscriptaccess%3D%22always%22%20allownetworking%3D%22all%22%20bgcolor%3D%22%23000000%22%20allow%3D%22autoplay%22%3E%3C%2Fembed%3E Privacy info. This embed will serve content from mtvnservices.com...

Fox News Censors Political Expression

In a scenario that has become depressingly familiar, a news organization has again used the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") to censor legitimate political speech. Citizen Media Law Project reports that YouTube cancelled Progress Illinois' YouTube channel after Fox News had sent three notices of copyright infringement demanding the...

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