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Berkman Center for Internet & Society
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Creative Commons 3.0 Attribution Unported

Rebecca MacKinnon on The Worldwide Struggle for Internet Freedom

Many commentators have debated whether the Internet is ultimately a force for freedom of expression and political liberation, or for alienation, and repression. Rebecca MacKinnon — Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow at the New America Foundation, cofounder of Global Voices, and a former CNN Bureau Chief for Beijing and Tokyo — discusses her new book, Consent of the Network, and warns that a convergence of unchecked government actions and unaccountable company practices is threatening the future of democracy and human rights around the world.

Produced

2 Feb 2012

Last updated

January 31, 2015