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Five Thoughts on Cecil the Lion—Or: How the Internet Really Botched This One

Five Thoughts on Cecil the Lion—Or: How the Internet Really Botched This One

by Okla Elliott

I had initially decided to ignore all of the Cecil the Lion outrage and counter-outrage, thinking it one more oddity of the internet, but as the debate continues on, I feel compelled to offer a few thoughts on the matter. 1,353 more words

North Korea Internet Fails for Third Time in a Week


Gillian Mohney
Digital Reporter

North Korea faced a five-hour Internet outage Saturday, the country’s third major outage in the past week.The Internet went out in the nation around 10:42 p.m. 727 more words


News sites were blocked on the internet today,as certain ISP’s apparently tested out equipment to use advanced technology to block access to the internet. The blocking included popular sites like Before It’s News, Drudge Report, CNN, MSNBC, Natural News, The Epoch Times, Instapundit and others. 38 more words


The Day Of The Internet Blackout


The day started like any other, morning with hummingbirds songs and shelling explosions.

The day before had intense night clashes, even in Damascus.
Nothing special though. 682 more words

Uh oh—Syria is offline again

For the second time in as many weeks, the Internet usage in Syria disappeared mysteriously around 10 a.m. local time Wednesday with little to no warning. 378 more words

11 Articles On Syria | Lawless Agression Against Syria | America and Israel: Imperial Partners in Crime

Profile of Lawless Aggression

By Stephen Lendman – Posted on 07 May 2013

Profile of Lawless Aggression by Stephen Lendman Israel and America are longstanding imperial partners.

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Internet blackout severs Syria from Web

Syria has seen a massive slump in Internet traffic, with the country effectively cut off from the Web, an Internet monitor reported. It is the latest in a series of cyber-blackouts to strike Syria since the conflict began two years ago. 57 more words