Right to Be Forgotten — October 25, 2016

Right to Be Forgotten

From Al Jazeera 2014

From the Guardian

From EU –  FactSheet

Jeffrey Toobin – The Solace of Oblivion – The New Yorker, September 29, 2014

CNN-on right to be forgotten, Sept.15, 2014

Some Sites and Ref’s of Interest from Week 4: Media & Digital Literacy — October 12, 2016

Some Sites and Ref’s of Interest from Week 4: Media & Digital Literacy

Association for Media Literacy


Center for Media Literacy -Aspen Institute of the National Leadership Conference on Media Literacy, 1992

UNESCO Alexandria Proclamation on Information Literacy & Lifelong Learning, 2006

Hobbs, Renee. (2010) Digital and Media Literacy: A Plan of Action. A White Paper prepared for the Aspen Institute and John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. http://www.knightcomm.org/digital-and-media-literacy-a-plan-of-action/

Hobbs, Renee and Jensen, Amy. (2009) The Past, Present, and Future of Media Literacy Education. Journal of Media Literacy Education 1(1): 1-11.

Hargittai, Eszter & Walejko, Gina. (2008, March) The Participation Divide: Content Creation and Sharing in the Digital Age. Information, Communication & Society 11(2): 239-256.

Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA). (2011, April) The Internet and Canada’s Future:  Opportunities and Challenges. Ottawa: CIRA.

Clement, Andrew and Leslie Regan Shade. (2000) The Access Rainbow: A Social/Technical Architecture for Community Networking, in Community Informatics: Enabling Communities with Information and Communications Technologies, ed. M. Gurstein, 32-51. Hershey PA: Idea Group.

Council of Europe (2006) Recommendation Rec 12 of the Committee of Ministers to Member States on Empowering Children in the New Information and Communications Environment. Strasbourg: Council of Europe.

Council of Europe (2007) Recommendation CM/Rec(2007)11 of the Committee of Ministers to Member States on Promoting Freedom of Expression and Information in the New Information and Communications Environment. Strasbourg: Council of Europe.

Federal Communications Commission (FCC). (2010) National Broadband Plan: Connecting America. http://www.broadband.gov/download-plan/

Pungente John, S.J., (1989) in Barry Duncan et al. Media Literacy Resource Guide. Toronto: Ontario Ministry of Education. http://www.media-awareness.ca/english/teachers/media_literacy/key_concept.cfm. Also at http://jcp.proscenia.net/concepts/keyconcepts.htm

O’Neill, Brian and Ingunn Hagen. (2009) Media Literacy, pp. 229-239 in Kids Online: Opportunities and Risks for Children, ed. Sonia Livingstone and Leslie Haddon. Bristol” Polity Press.

O’Neill Brian. (2010) Media Literacy and Communication Rights: Ethical Individualism in the New Media Environment. The International Communication Gazette Vol. 72(4–5): 323–338.

Cyber-Seniors Documentary — October 5, 2016
Digital Divide(s) in the News —

Digital Divide(s) in the News

August 18, 2013, Edward Wyatt, Most of US is Wired, But Millions Aren’t Plugged In. NYT.

March 21, 2013, Misty Harris, Digital Divide Persists in Canada, Both in Access and Internet Fluency, National Post.

October 8, 2013, Jill Mahoney, Large Digital-Skills Divide Among Canadian Adults, OECD Study Shows, Globe and Mail.

CyberMisogyny — October 4, 2016


Early Conversations – Gender and Networking
Gender Issues in Online Communication, Hoia-An Truong, Bay Area Women in Communication, for Computers, Freedom and Privacy 1993

Gender Issues in Computer Networking, LR Shade, talk given at Community Networking: the International Free-Net Conference, Carleton University, Ottawa, Aug 17-19, 2014

West Coast Leaf Cyber Misogyny Project, June 2014

Kasari Govender on Cyber Misogyny, CBC Sunday Report, August 14, 2014

Mary Beard
Rebecca Mead, The Troll Slayer, A Cambridge Classicist Takes on Her Sexist Detractors, The New Yorker, September 1, 2014

Danielle Citron
Hate Crimes in Cyberspace,  Harvard University Press, 2014