Alexa gives us an overview of the Bradley Manning trial from an historic perspective and explains how circumstances make the trial so different from other trials in the precidents it sets? She explains why the world should be watching as the US tries to equate online publishing with action that is Aiding the Enemy and how it affects every user of the Internet if the web is the connection between users and enemies. She highlights the brilliance of the Defense strategy that destroys some of the governments claims and shares the dramatic impact of the testimony of Harvard professor Yochai Benkler, qualified Wikileaks expert.
Higinio Ochoa on hacker culture, being an Anonymous hacktivist and getting arrested by the FBI, and ideas about the future of the Internet. Higinio "w0rmer" Ochoa was once upon a time banned from using the Internet by the FBI. This was because as a (...)
Jeremy Hammond is a member of the hacktivist network Anonymous, and a gifted computer programer whose case has attracted the attention of activists, civil libertarians and those concerned about the rights of whistleblowers. He is currently spending a (...)
The ZAD, place of experiment and resistance - Welcome to France. The ZAD (Zone A Défendre; zone to defend) of Notre-Dame des Landes is a zone where the struggle in all its forms coexists with ways of life and aesthetics that go beyond Western European (...)
"Grime is a new vehicle for political resistance in the UK and I’m about to grab the steering wheel." Potent Whisper is reputed for using rhyme to create discussion and action on some of the most pressing sociopolitical issues of our time. Following the (...)