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Building Trust in Democracy: The Potential of Blockchain

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Upraised hands representing democratic participation

The creation of a system with mathematically provable guarantees of the trustworthiness of data could have enormous potential for supporting democracy, improving government service delivery, fighting corruption, and demonstrating the integrity of…

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Weekly Roundup 2/4/21

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A phone shows Google's "No internet" error screen, indicating an internet shutdown.
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Image credit: Witness.org's "Documenting During Internet Shutdowns" report.

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Promising Signs for 2021

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Koi fish in a reflecting pond
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Better Fortunes in 2021

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Looking Ahead with Optimism

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Future Pathway
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Pathway to the future

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Weekly Roundup 1/20/21

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A map of cyber troop activity around the world from the Oxford Internet Institute
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Image credit: The Oxford Internet Institute's Cyber Troop Report

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Trying to Think Positive About 2021

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NDI cybersecurity exercise in Kenya
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In the Covid Before-Times

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Weekly Roundup 1/13/21

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Image credit: Aly Song, Reuters

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Weekly Roundup 1/6/21

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A loading bar for 2021

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Weekly Roundup 12/30/20

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Illustration of people protesting for open internet from the Paradigm Initiative's Ayeta Toolkit
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Image credit: Paradigm Initiative's Ayeta Digital Rights Toolkit

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