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The Internet is at a crossroads: we have a choice to make

Our choices will determine whether we continue to benefit from an Internet that opens up a world of opportunity for everyone online, or whether we grow more fearful of it as a negative influence on our lives.

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Today at Chatham House in London our panel discussed the trend towards ‘securitization’, its implications and how to strengthen trust in the Internet.

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Together We Can Reduce Barriers
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Access 14 December 2017

Together We Can Reduce Barriers

Accessibility is human right. People with disabilities want and need to use the Internet just like everyone else, but...

The Internet Is at a Crossroads: We Have a Choice to Make
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Internet Governance 14 December 2017

The Internet Is at a Crossroads: We Have a Choice to Make

As we look around at a rapidly changing world that is shaped more and more by the digital domain, we...

Another BGP Routing Incident Highlights an Internet Without Checkpoints
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Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS) 13 December 2017

Another BGP Routing Incident Highlights an Internet Without Checkpoints

Yesterday, there were two BGP routing incidents in which several high-profile sites (Google, Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitch, NTT Communications...

Reflections from the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace
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Technology 13 December 2017

Reflections from the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace

Two weeks ago, a small delegation from the Internet Society was in Delhi for a series of meetings. (See...

Let’s Mobilize for Better Data Stewardship
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Trust 12 December 2017

Let’s Mobilize for Better Data Stewardship

If we want organizations like Equifax to be good data stewards, we, the users and consumers, must mobilize.

Continuing David Vyorst’s Legacy: Recognizing the Next Generation of Open Internet Advocates
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About Internet Society 12 December 2017

Continuing David Vyorst’s Legacy: Recognizing the Next Generation of Open Internet Advocates

Last week we shared the sad news that David Vyorst, the Executive Director of the ISOC-DC chapter and an...

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