Friday, July 1, 2011

A New Principle of International Law: The Internet Is a Common Medium

Aspen IDEA Project Chairman Reed Hundt published an op-ed today: 

The Internet should have no borders. So did Secretary of State Clinton in effect declare in a major speech on February 15. This is the most dramatic and far-reaching linkage of information technology and statecraft in history. It is an extension, and a fulfillment, of the original vision of the Internet as a force for eradicating poverty and spreading democracy.

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