“Shoot first, think later.”
Watch and learn about the proposed Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) being debated in Washington, legislation that will give big companies and government agencies the power to shut down any website they please.
While you’re reading this, congress is debating a bill – the Protect IP/SOPA Act – that will radically suppress the free-flow of information on the web. Go to http://fightforthefuture.org/pipa and tell your Member of Congress to say no.
Across the developing world, mass migration and population rise is pushing people to the margins of urban centers. In Navotas Cemetery, Manila, Philippines, 2000 families live with the dead, many of them even bearing their children in the crypt.
For the past eight months Chilean high school students have shut down classrooms, organized massive street protests and refused to go to school. Watch this Al Jazeera report about Latin America’s most unequal education system and what young people there are doing to fight back.