children and the internet

Censorship, Kids and the Internet

By |2019-03-15T17:23:11-04:00March 14th, 2013|Blog|

One part the internet, one part kids... mix and the result is a recipe for parental anxiety, mixed opinions from professionals and politicians, and overreaching attempts to control access to information. (See: Harlem Shake meme) This week the ACLU of Rhode Island released a report, "Access Denied," showing that the use of internet filtering software is pervasive in R.I. schools and [...]

Internet Online Summit Must Respect 1st Amend Law and Values

By |2017-06-08T12:40:10-04:00December 1st, 1997|Blog|

The National Coalition Against Censorship has joined the Internet Free Expression Alliance to insure that the Internet Online Summit, which is dominated by an effort to restrict children's access to certain kinds of materials on the Internet, does not promote policies and practices that violate the First Amendment right to freedom of speech and expression. NCAC urges participants in the [...]