Giovanni Navarria, University of Sydney This essay is the second of a three-part series, which commemorates the anniversary of the first ever message sent across the ARPANET, the progenitor of the Internet on October 29, 1969. First part here. In 1962, ARPA’s Command and Control Research Division...

Aim Sinpeng, University of Sydney This article is part of the Democracy Futures series, a joint global initiative with the Sydney Democracy Network. The project aims to stimulate fresh thinking about the many challenges facing democracies in the 21st century. The digital divide in Australia is narrowing...

Time: Wednesday 18 March 2015, 12:30-2:00pm Speaker: Dr Aim Sinpeng, University of Sydney This is part of the #DemocracyFutures Seminars. There is a normative assumption that democracies support open Internet. Democracies, by definition, would require a certain level of freedom of expression. Online freedom is assumed as a...

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