Category Events

The Irresistible Force

From Strategy Page, a post about recent happenings in China. Seems that the downfall of Bo Xilai has the Chinese Internet awash with rumors and criticism, which is making the government there uncomfortable. The Chinese government has been unable to slow the spread of these activities, despite shutting down websites and arresting micro-bloggers (these are people […]

Civil Disobedience Meets the Internet: Activism in the Digital Age

I just returned from a forum sponsored by KPCC at the Crawford Family Forum in Pasadena. It featured Manuel Criollo of the Labor/ Community Strategy Center, Greg Housh who is formerly of Anonymous, and filmmaker Brian Knappenberger who is writer and director of “We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists.” The event started as […]