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PM’s Science Advisor Calls for Culture of Sharing

Arthur Carty, the national science advisor to Prime Minister Paul Martin, has published a remarkable op-ed titled A Global Information System Needs a Culture of Sharing, in the latest issue of University Affairs.  This should be required reading and, if it reflects the thinking at the Prime Minister’s Office, offers […]

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October 14, 2005 1 comment News

Face to Face With The Great Firewall of China

As the Internet was taking flight in the early 1990s, John Gilmore, one of the co-founders of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, a leading online civil liberties group, is credited with having coined the infamous phrase that “the Internet interprets censorship as damage and routes around it.”  Gilmore’s view has since […]

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