It’s a Digital Rights Barbershop Quartet

Danny O’Brien thinks we might need a ‘digital rights’ organisation here in Britain. Something like the American EFF. He’s put his money where his mouth is and started a pledge that requires 1,000 signups by Xmas (and is about halfway there). I don’t disagree. Liberty, as hazily defined by Britain’s unwritten, common-law masterpiece of a… Continue reading It’s a Digital Rights Barbershop Quartet

Mukhtaran Bibi

Tom Watson asked me to link to his coverage of the appalling Mukhtaran Bibi story. Tom reckons the UK media is doing a better job of covering this really egregious example of Musharraf’s out-of-control demagoguery than the Americans. That’s encouraging I suppose.