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Digital dissent in Latin America

Niels ten Oever and gisela

The Internet isn't global.

Only half of the world is connected to the Internet, English is still the largest language in terms of content and knowledge is increasingly privatized either through patented code (owned mostly by Sillicon Valley companies) or via obscure trade agreements pushed by the United States.

How is the Internet used in Latin America to organize, resist repression and counter digital colonialism?

#Society #Patents #Politics