Edward Snowden, Individual Liberty and the Age of Information

“There will come a time when it isn’t ‘They’re spying on me through my phone’ anymore. Eventually, it will be ‘My phone is spying on me’.” ―Philip K. Dick Last week, Edward Snowden, former technical contractor and CIA employee, disclosed the details of the National Security Agency’s surveillance and intelligence programmes to The Guardian and … More Edward Snowden, Individual Liberty and the Age of Information

The Young Turks and Media Empowerment: Observations

“Freedom of the press is the mortar that binds together the bricks of democracy” – Shashi Tharoor, UN Diplomat and Rights Advocate On Friday, the 31st of May, crowds gathered in the historic Taksim Square, in Istanbul, Turkey, to protest peacefully against plans to construct a commercial centre in Gezi Park, one of the few … More The Young Turks and Media Empowerment: Observations