Multinational Monitor

MAR 2002
VOL 23 No. 3


The Enforcers: The Hague Convention and the Threat to Internet Freedoms and Consumer Protection
by Charlie Cray

E-Commerce Eludes the Tax-Man: The Click-and-Mortar Artificial Advantage in the New Economy
by Sarah Anderson

The Business of the Watchers: Privacy Protections Recede as the Purveyors of Digital Security Technologies Capitalize on September 11
by Wayne Madsen


Controlling the 'Net: How Vested Interests Are Enclosing the CyberCommons and Undermining Internet Freedom
an interview with
Lawrence Lessig



Behind the Lines

Keeping the On-Line Commons Open

The Front
Hi-Tech Trashing of Asia - Corporate Crime Sentencing

The Lawrence Summers Memorial Award

Names In the News



Organizations Publications

Consumer Project on Technology
P.O. Box 19367
Washington, DC 20036
E-mail: [email protected].org

Permanent Bureau of
The Hague Conference
on Private International Law

Scheveningseweg 6
2517 KT The Hague
E-mail: [email protected]

American Library Association
1301 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW,
Suite 403
Washington, DC 20004
E-mail: [email protected]

American Civil Liberties Union
125 Broad Street, 18th Floor,
New York, NY 10004

Consumer Federation of America
1424 16th Street, NW, Suite 604
Washington, DC 20036
E-mail:[email protected]

League for Programming Freedom
E-mail: [email protected]

National Consumer Law Center
18 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02108
E-mail: [email protected]

Americans for Fair Electronic Commerce Transactions (AFFECT)
1215 K Street, Suite 2150
Sacramento, CA 95814
E-mail: [email protected]

Institute for Policy Studies
733 15th St NW, Suite 1020
Washington DC, 20005
E-mail: [email protected]

E-Fairness Coalition

American Booksellers Association
828 South Broadway
Tarrytown, NY 10591
E-mail: [email protected]

Electronic Privacy
Information Center

1718 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20009
E-mail: [email protected]

Privacy International
E-mail: [email protected]

Basel Action Network
1305 Fourth Avenue, Suite 606
Seattle, WA 98101
E-mail: [email protected]

Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition
760 North First Street
San Jose, CA 95112
E-mail: [email protected]

International Rivers Network
1847 Berkeley Way
Berkeley, CA 94703
E-mail: [email protected]

Corporate Sunshine Working Group
c/o Friends of the Earth

1025 Vermont Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20005
E-mail: [email protected]

The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World
By Lawrence Lessig
New York: Random House, 2001

Code and Other Laws of Cyberspace
By Lawrence Lessig
New York: Basic Books, 2000

Just For Fun: The Story of an
Accidental Revolutionary

By Linus Torvalds
and David Diamond
New York: HarperBusiness, 2001

Next: The Future Just Happened
By Michael Lewis
New York: W.W. Norton, 2001

The Control Revolution:
How the Internet is Putting
Individuals in Charge and
Changing the World We Know

By Andrew Shapiro
New York: Century Foundation, 1999

The End of Privacy: How Total
Surveillance is Beocming a Reality

By Reg Whitaker
New York: New Press, 1999

Digital Diploma Mills: The Automation of Education
By David Noble
New York: Monthly Review Press, 2002

Copyrights and Copywrongs: The Rise of Intellectual Property and How it Threatens Creativity
By Siva Vaidhyanathan
New York: New York University Press, 2001

“Exporting Harm: the High-Tech Trashing of Asia”
Seattle: Basel Action Network and Silicon Valley Toxics
Coalition, 2002
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