The Open Internet & the Freedom of Speech

Broadband Access is a Fundamental Human Right

With France's High Court having last June issued a ruling declaring ubiquitous broadband access a fundamental human right, the righting of rule has begun. As ReadWriteWeb blog quoted Cory Doctorow, "(preemptive strike against naysayers: "Human rights" aren't only water, food and shelter, they include such "nonessentials" as free speech, education, and privacy)." A realistic world view embraces the basic tenet that life-long ...more »


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