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The U.S. move to ban TikTok and WeChat is an attack on the Internet.

This extreme, top-down measure is worrisome. Similar to efforts in China, it tries to impose centralized management that runs counter to how the Internet actually works.

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Keeping the structure of the Internet safe
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In the News 22 September 2020

Keeping the structure of the Internet safe

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The Week in Internet News: Trading Trash for WiFi
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Technology 21 September 2020

The Week in Internet News: Trading Trash for WiFi

Turning plastic into access: Students in a Jakarta, Indonesia, neighborhood are collecting discarded plastic and trading it for access...

The EU is set to declare war on encryption
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In the News 21 September 2020

The EU is set to declare war on encryption

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The Digital Services Act and Why the Architecture of the Internet Must Be Preserved
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Internet Way of Networking 18 September 2020

The Digital Services Act and Why the Architecture of the Internet Must Be Preserved

Earlier this year, as part of the European Digital Strategy, the European Commission announced a Digital Services Act package...

Internet Society: U.S. Administration ban of TikTok and WeChat is a direct attack on the Internet
Statements 18 September 2020

Internet Society: U.S. Administration ban of TikTok and WeChat is a direct attack on the Internet

The U.S. Administration’s move to ban TikTok and WeChat for U.S. app stores is a direct attack on the...

Making Connections to Make a Difference at the 2020 Chapter Workshops
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About Internet Society 18 September 2020

Making Connections to Make a Difference at the 2020 Chapter Workshops

Each year during Chapter Workshops, representatives from across the Internet Society come together to advance their shared vision of...

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