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L’internet est un espace de liberté qu’il faut impérativement préserver, mais cette liberté est-elle absolue ? Il est difficile de l’imaginer : nous l’avons vu à propos de son rôle dans la propagation du racisme, de la xénophobie, de l’antisémitisme, aujourd’hui c’est de lutte contre la cybercriminalité dont il est question. Un premier constat a… » read more

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In an increasingly digitalized world, democracy has to adapt to a new environment. In order to bridge the gap between citizens and governments, and to promote the citizens’ participation in the democratic process, EU member States have started exploring e-democracy tools to recover citizen trust. The European Parliament has focused on this field at the… » read more

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from Blackout Europe www.blackouteurope.eu http://blackouteu.wordpress.com/ Internet access is not conditional Everyone who owns a website has an interest in defending the free use of Internet… so has everyone who uses Google or Skype… everyone who expresses their opinions freely, does research of any kind, whether for personal health problems or academic study … everyone who… » read more

The Pep-NET, the Pan-European E-participation Network is holding it’s online discussion-forum on the  recently published eparticipation survey at www.internet-discourse.eu. Do you know, what experts are saying? Just come, and visit this life forum of researchers and practicioners to grasp the scent of hot air around participatory culture of different actors in this field! I am… » read more

Since the Hungarian Taxation office has been producing the necesarry taxation program only for Windows based computers, and has decided that all Hungarian businesses now have to submit their tax returns on-linem. The solution made online taxation not working for non-microsoft based computers, encouraging some of the Hungarian IT businessmen battleing against the ridiculous segregation.… » read more

In October, the Council of Europe has organized the annual conference related to democracy – the Forum for the Future of Democracy, in Madrid, 2008.10.15-17. This years topic has been e-democracy. The Council of Europe  has been an active agent in transforming democracy in Europe, although, it defentaly needs the e-democratic changes as well –… » read more

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