Category Archives: NetHappenings

“When they substitute their knowledge for ours, we grow angry because they have robbed us of our agency.”

@weeklystandard @smarick Trends in governing have eroded the beliefs, norms and processes by which we learn to be accommodating citizens in a pluralistic, deliberative democracy. By manufacturing rights that limit democratic decision-making, centralizing power in Washington far from citizens’ lives, … Continue reading

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The Panama Papers as a retaliatory move against Vladimir Putin’s Russia.

Graph depicts the flow of what investor Bill Browder recently testified to be money stolen from the Russian people themselves. Based on hacking that exfiltratrated 2.6 terabytes of financial data, the Panama Papers was the largest leak in a string … Continue reading

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Amnesty Demands Israel Revoke NSO’s License After Haaretz Report on Firm’s Negotiations With Saudis

Organization says cyber firm ‘out of control’ following revelation that it offered cyber-espionage system to Riyadh mere months before crown prince launched purge Amnesty demands Israel revoke NSO’s license after Haaretz report on firm’s negotiations with Saudis https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/amnesty-demands-israel-revoke-nso-s-license-after-haaretz-report-on-cyber-firm-1.6695252 Snowden: Israeli … Continue reading

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Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, Merck & Co (MSD), and Abbott are cheating governments out taxes – millions.

According to a new report by Oxfam International it appears drug companies are stashing billions of dollars in profits offshore, and charging sky-high prices. more https://actions.sumofus.org/a/big-pharma-stop-dodging-taxes More information Pharmaceutical Giants Have Avoided Paying About $2.3 Billion in Taxes in the … Continue reading

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Tim Cook to white supremacists: ‘You have no place on our platforms’

“At Apple, we believe technology needs to have a clear point of view. This is no time to get tied up in knots. We only have one message for those who seek to push hate, division, or violence: You have … Continue reading

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