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Calling all readers in the USA: Survey on content filtering in public libraries

NEW YORK 19 March 2010 (Sex Work Awareness for APC)

APC has teamed up with Sex Work Awareness in a study to look at content filtering systems in public libraries with internet access in the United States, with an eye towards reproductive health and sexuality. Find out more and take the survey!

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Bytes for All applauds firm Pakistani parliamentarians’ stance on scanning in the USA

ISLAMABAD 8 March 2010 (Shazhad Ahmad for Bytes for All)

While members of the Pakistani parliament were on a diplomatic trip in the United States to talk about the impact of the ar on terror on northern rural tribes in the country, they were asked by airport security in Washington to be body-scanned. The right not to undergo a body scan is a privilege given to parliamentarians the world over. APC member Bytes for All in Pakistan applauds the Pakistani parliamentarians’ firm stance and refusal to be scanned.

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First Planning Workshop - EroTICs: Exploratory Research on Sexuality and the Internet

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Aug 7 2009 - Aug 10 2009




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EroTICs is a cross-country exploratory research project. This a two-and-a-half year research project taking place from 2008 to 2010 will respond to the question:

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Ford Foundation
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Pacific Regency, Menara Pan Global, Jln Punchak, Off Jln P Ramlee 50250 Kuala Lumpur

New APC member May First / People Link : Redefining the way non-profits use the internet

CALGARY 28 May 2009 (LC for APCNews)

May First/People Link, a New York collective, has been hosting websites and providing technology solutions and support to the city’s non-profits since the late ’90s. They have doubled in size since 2005 to about 250 members – without government or foundation funding. During the US Social Forum 2007 they provided all the technology for the event and are in the middle of planning for the next USSF. Find out more about APC’s newest member.

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What people say about APC

What people say about APC
07 May 2009

"I could never have anticipated how motivating and inspiring it would be to work at APC."

FACIL contests government practices in the Superior Court


FACIL, a non-profit association, which promotes the collective appropriation of Free Software, contests the Quebec government purchasing methods for software used within public administrations.

Hofstra Progressive Student Union

Hofstra University - Hempstead, New York

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Search warrant at Montreal ISP's offices


On Tuesday March 18 2008, the Internet Service Provider Koumbit Network of Montreal, Canada was visited by two inspectors of the arson investigation department accompanied by

LaborTech 2008 Conference Call For Papers

SAN FRANCISCO 4 March 2008 (Labornet for APCNews)

LaborTech which holds a semi-annual international labor communication conference has issued a call for paper for the conference which will be held on December 4,5,6&7 at the University of San Francisco in San Francisco.

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