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December 8, 2014

Technology and Innovation
Podcast Fadi Chehadé Net Politics Podcast: Fadi Chehadé

I spoke with him about China’s World Internet Conference held on November 19-21, 2014, the state of the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) transition, and the new Netmundial Initiative.

April 8, 2016

Great Wall Cyber Net Politics Cyber Week in Review: April 8, 2016

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have missed. China’s Great Firewall a trade barrier. In its annual report on trade impediments, the U.S. gove…

February 12, 2016

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with members of his national security team and cybersecurity advisors on new actions to enhance the nation’s cybersecurity at the White House, February 9, 2016.  (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) Cyber Week in Review: February 12, 2016

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have missed: White House launches cybersecurity plan. President Obama unveiled a Cybersecurity National Ac…

April 21, 2016

Global
Play RTX22AZQ_EC.jpg A Discussion on the Future of Entrepreneurship Around the World

Experts discuss the challenges and potential of entrepreneurship around the world.

May 22, 2015

Comey Net Politics Cyber CFR Cyber Week in Review: May 22, 2015

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have missed: A coalition of activist groups, companies, trade associations, and computer science experts s…

December 16, 2014

Global
New Blog, Net Politics, Decodes Internet Governance and Cybersecurity

The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) has launched Net Politics, a blog on cybersecurity, Internet governance, digital trade, and privacy. It will provide original insight, highlight notable researc…

January 30, 2015

Egypt
WR01302015 Weekend Reading: The Failure of January 25, Beirut’s Barbershops, and Zajal In Lebanon

Wael Eskandar argues that the death of Egyptian activist Shaimaa al-Sabbagh last week at the hands of security forces represents the complete failure of the January 25 revolution. Fadi Mroue, writin…

April 11, 2014

United States
People wave banners in a demonstration in Cairo April 10, 2014 (El Ghany/Courtesy Reuters). Voices From the Region: Syria, Egypt, Palestine, Iraq, Algeria, and Lebanon

“They call it aid, but I don’t consider it aid…I consider it buying time and giving people the illusion that there is aid when really there is not.” –Brigadier General Asaad al-Zoabi, a Syrian fighte…