Chapter 3 Links

3.1 Changing Communications Paradigms

First Amendment

Rationale for Freedom of Speech

Historical Overview

Internet Free Speech Stories
Electonic Frontier Foundation
ACLU
Center for Democracy and Technology
Cnet News

3.2 Controlling Offensive Speech

Examples of Offensive Speech on our Computers:
MySpace suicide case
Negative Reviews
Pedophiles
Police Informants
Bloggers in Trouble
Sexting: Is it child porn?
Cyberbullying

Censorship Laws:
Communications Decency Act of 1996
Child Pornography Prevention Act of 1996
Child Online Protection Act of 1998 (Supreme Court Decision) ( Latest Action)
Child Internet Protection Act of 2000 (CIPA Filtering Software)

3.2.3 Spam

Monty Python's Spam Song (excerpt)

Spam spam spam spam. Lovely spam! Wonderful spam! Spam spa-a-a-a-a-am spam spa-a-a-a-a-am spam. Lovely spam! Lovely spam! Lovely spam! Lovely spam! Lovely spam! Spam spam spam spam!

The CAN-SPAM Act of 2003:
Summary (FCC)
Successes
Criticism

Avoiding Spam

3.3 Censorship on the Global Net

The Worst
A Summary for Some Countries
More Details around the World

3.5 Anonymity

Explanation of Internet Connections

Anonymous Googling

Anonymous Browsing

Anonymous Email

Anonymous Computer Networks (Example Use and Abuse)