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International Organizations, Activists and Authors Against #LeyTelecom
Written by Jacobo Nájera · Translated by Gabriela García Calderón On 21 April 2014 @ 22:26 pm | No Comments
In Citizen Media, Digital Activism, Latin America, Mexico, Quick Reads, Spanish
Several digital rights international organizations sent the Mexican Congress a letter expressing international support  [es] for the defense of the freedom of expression and Internet freedom in Mexico. The letter is signed by Electronic Frontier Foundation, Vía Libre, Digital Rights NGO, among other academics and experts.
According to the signers, each regulation refered to telecommunications and broadcastiong approved by Mexican Congress should comply constitutional regulations and international rules about human rights signed by Mexico. They also issued a call for the observance of the UN resolution  about right to privacy in the digital era on the complimentary law on telecommunicatons, the joint declaration about surveillance programs and their impact in freedom of expresson and the 13 principles  [es] about human rights, in order to ensure the respect of human rights in the internet.
ContingenteMX posted this video on YouTube:
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URLs in this post:
 a letter expressing international support: http://defenderinternet.org/
 UN resolution: https://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2013/gashc4094.doc.htm
 13 principles: https://es.necessaryandproportionate.org/text
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