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Chokepoints: Global Private Regulation on the Internet

Who regulates the Internet and how are vital questions. On January 18, 2012, millions of people participated in the now-infamous “Internet blackout” to protest the Stop Online Piracy Act and the rights it would have given intellectual property holders to shape how people use the Internet. SOPA’s withdrawal was heralded as a victory for an […]

Criminology Society at York wins award

On April 25, 2017, the Criminology Society at York (CSY) received the 2016-17 Outstanding Overall Contribution to Student Experience Award at the 7th Annual LA&PS & SCOLAPS Celebration of Student Engagement, Leadership & Volunteerism. This award was bestowed on the CSY for their continuous contribution to the enrichment of the undergraduate student experience in the Department of Social […]