The Aris 13 sent a distress call on Monday, turned off its tracking system and altered course for the Somali port town of Alula.
Five years ago today, millions of people came together to shock Washington into action on behalf of the public. Jan. 18, 2012 was a day of mass protests against legislation that would have undermined the free and open exchange of information online.
Artists finally got some good news from federal authorities in Chicago in July when Artum Vaulin, the alleged owner of Kickass Torrents, KAT, one of the most heavily trafficked pirate sites on the internet, was arrested in Poland.
As an evolved society we cannot continue to allow great art to be the sacrificial lamb for empire building on the internet.