Call for a net bill of rights
2 April 2015
Following the successful Digital Citizenship event organised by Cybersalon and CSD at the Palace of Westminster, Richard Barbrook posted his contribution to the debate: Digital Citizenship: From Liberal Privilege to Democratic Emancipation. The essay was immediately republished by OpenDemocracy.
CSD will continue to work with Cybersalon to craft a bill of rights for the internet, through an open process using creative methods such as crowdsourcing. As Barbrook argues: "If liberty and democracy are to be enhanced within the Net, what is now required is an energetic public debate over how to construct a new constitutional settlement which nurtures today’s collective forms of digital citizenship."
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