Internet Monitor, a project of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University, is delighted to announce the publication of “Openness and Restraint: Structure, Discourse, and Contention in Saudi Twitter,” the eighth in a series of special reports that focus on key events and new developments in Internet freedom.
with Urs Gasser, Sandra Cortesi, Dalia Topelson Ritvo, Paulina Haduong, and Leah Plunkett
Digital Asia Hub will provide open, collaborative platform for research, knowledge sharing, and capacity building related to Internet and society issues in the region.
with Robin Chase
What happens when technology becomes a central part of a criminal trial? That's what happened with the trial of the founder Silk Road, and is happening more often. And that's why we need guides, like journalist and lawyer Sarah Jeong.
with Kobbi Nissim and Alexandra Wood
The idea of an “Internet Bill of Rights” is by no means a new one: in fact, serious efforts to draft such a document can be traced at least as far back as the mid-1990s. In this paper, we propose a unified term to describe these efforts using the umbrella of “digital constitutionalism” and conduct an analysis of thirty initiatives spanning from 1999 to 2015.
The Internet Governance Forum (IGF) is a multistakeholder forum for policy dialogue on issues of Internet governance. The Berkman Center and our colleagues from the Network of Centers are thrilled to be participating in many ways, including through live-webcast discussions on hate speech, blockchain technologies, and Internet observatories.
What do our machines force us to remember? And should we be using them to help us forget?