Wikileaks has published a draft document of a chapter of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreementthe years most controversial secret treaty. The secretive multinational free-trade treaty is currently being negotiated by 11 Pacific Rim nations.
Hi, I am new to this Forum and I don't know how many Linux Ubuntu users have heard about The Trans Pacific Partnership Treaty which the US and 12 other countries are Planning on Signing but this Treaty contains Internet Censorship Bill SOPA in it and President Obama and some Government officials are planning on Fast Tracking this Treaty which means NO AMENDMENTS PASS THE TREATY AS IS, and if they
eSecurity Planet: "Countries negotiating a major cross-border agreement to crack down on intellectual property crimes have agreed to release previously secret draft language of the controversial accord this week."
The director general of the International Telecommunication Union today spoke of his surprise and disappointment with the US, UK and other nations walking out of a vote to approve a new UN telecoms treaty, the first update to international regulation of the industry in 24 years.
Eyes Wide Open is a new project from Privacy International, a UK Charity. The goals of the project are to:
1. Pry open the Five Eyes arrangement and subject the world’s most powerful and secret intelligence-sharing regime to appropriate transparency and scrutiny
I’m not a fan of the National Security Agency’s secret dragnet program, but I’m honest enough to admit that I hold a minority view. Recently, a string of stories have wrongly implied that the public has become more privacy-happy in response to the scandal surrounding the leak of the NSA’s telephone and Internet metadata surveillance program.