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Some related reading on the subject: Broadband universal service Can the Internet be a human right? Conference on Internet Freedom Internet as a Human Right: A Practical Legal Framework to Address the Unique Nature of the Medium and to Promote Development Universal internet access: a realistic view Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression EDIT: Also, an oddly related news story about U.S. Congress pushing for “Internet freedom” against the...
Here’s a thought: do you humans have a right to information? Many governments provide public libraries, funded by the state and tax payer money. Before the Internet, if you wanted to know something, you probably had to look it up in a book. And the largest and most accessible source of books was your local library. But why do we provide libraries? Surely not for entertainment; the state doesn’t provide free access to movies or television. Is it because libraries were once the biggest source of...
Mornin’ KYM! I’ve got a question for those of you willing to discuss it. I’m going to be teaching a section of my Human Rights class, and I’m dedicating the lesson to the idea of Internet access as a human right. This is a topic that has interested me since the beginning of the Arab Spring back in 2011, when Egypt had much of its Internet access cut off. Before I started my lesson plan, I wanted to get your input, to help direct what the in-class discussion might look like, and maybe provide me with...
A small homemade bomb was the preliminary cause of explosion Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/15/boston-marathon-explosion_n_3086665.html#55_possible-small-homemade-bomb-responsible Two more have been found, and are currently being dismantled Source: http://huff.to/14qHXIq
This made me so uncomfortable…
I don’t mind if opspe makes the entry. He seems to be doing a good job anyway.
But in all seriousness, happy birthday!
Anyone else seen this? Started with some girl (I believe on Tumblr) telling other girls their boobs go inside their shirts (see first image). There was a big response from other girls on Tumblr, and then some more humorous responses and spinoffs. Stil researching. If there’s already an article/thread about this, I apologize since I couldn’t find one. EDIT: The girl’s name is officialsabrina_xo, she’s pretty popular on Quickagram and some other Instagram based websites. I could’ve just checked the...
Bryan Konietzko, co-creator of The Legend of Korra, gives his understanding of what trolling means
THEY SAID IT WAS A CHILDREN’S SHOW.THEY LIED.
I told my brother he died, and he said he’d never heard the song before. I almost killed him right then and there. RIP, Mr. Khil
inb4 Adam Deland hates Leonardo DiCaprio
I’ve seen it. I wish I hadn’t.
Has anyone else seen this? From what I know about it so far, the phrase is generally used in response to racist, ignorant comments, mostly on Tumblr.
GUYS, THE EPISODE.THE ENDING.THE FEELS.