Tag Archives: jacob appelbaum

flying those blue skies

You remember all the TSA posts I did? Here and here. Well the TSA is still at it — nothing has changed since last October, only that most people haven’t been paying attention. But yeah. Here is your taxpayer dollars … Continue reading

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wikileaks, the internet, egypt: at the edges and intersections

I first want to touch on the importance of communication. Believe me, as a deaf person I am acutely aware of the central place communication has in all of humanity. We are driven to communicate, we must communicate, and we … Continue reading

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egypt rerouting

I interrupt my own article with something that occurred to me while writing: Here’s the big question I have. If Egypt’s Internet network was taken down with a series of phone calls, then who made those calls? If it was … Continue reading

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ongoing violations of appelbaum’s fourth amendment rights

And Appelbaum’s been harassed in the airports, again. I am infuriated at this ongoing treatment of someone who has broken no laws, has no charges filed against him but is nonetheless clearly on a watch list and as a result … Continue reading

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wikileaks: the harrassment of jacob appelbaum

I want to highlight this twitter report from Jacob Appelbaum, of Wikileaks about the harrassment he faces every time he flies (whether it’s on Wikileaks related business or not). It is well worth reading through. For those of you not … Continue reading

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wikileaks: wired contradictions

Wired finally responded late this afternoon: Putting the Record Straight on the Lamo-Manning Chat Logs. I’ll note that the comments to this two parter are pretty scathing. Haven’t yet heard back from Greenwald, although since they claim factual errors on … Continue reading

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