"Es ist unserer Ansicht nach durchaus möglich, dass der “Empörungs”-Punkt Identifikationspflicht ggf. die Aufmerksamkeit von den anderen Punkten des Papiers nehmen soll."


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Swiss National Bank Working Paper

"How to issue a central bank digital currency"

- David Chaum, Christian Grothoff, Thomas Moser

"It isn't a mega lockdown just really a lockdown for heading to , and there is a plan behind it!"


Deleted Posts were only marked as deleted, and thus still available. This is another example why you can not trust a centralized system. Even in case of a federated system you have to trust the one running it.

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"I confess that I — alongside journalists at The Guardian, The Washington Post and other news organizations — reported on and published highly classified documents from the National Security Agency provided by the whistle-blower Edward Snowden, revealing the government’s global mass surveillance programs."

- Laura Poitras

"The Justice Department is setting a dangerous precedent that threatens reporters — and the truth."


Let's see if the judge comes to the same conclusion regarding the treatment of Julian in british jurisdiction in respect of her ruling on monday , and accepts the bail application!


"Sequoia PGP is more than just a reimplementation of an existing tool. The team behind it is rethinking tooling for the broader PGP ecosystem. Their innovative ideas are making PGP easier to use. I can’t wait to see Sequoia PGP be more broadly adopted."

- Phil Zimmermann

Now version 1.0 was released.

There is an also an OpenPGP interoperability test suite, a verifying OpenPGP key server, a tool for creating federated CAs, an SMTP proxy and more.


Wau Holland Foundation funded the following advert in “The Times” on Media Freedom today on December 10th, 2020 (human rights day)


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"Prominent full-page advertisement at the @thetimes calling for immediate release. "The 🇬🇧 will not be a safe place for journalists and publishers whilst Assange remains in prison facing extradition""


"We are pleased to announce the release of GNUnet 0.14.0.
This is a new major release. It breaks protocol compatibility with the 0.13.x versions."

"the 0.14.0 release is still only suitable for early adopters with some reasonable pain tolerance"


"Encryption is the basis of a modern digital society. Governmental actions, such as the proposal by the GER presidency in Council, that seek to undermine E2E encryption are harmful and should be pushed back. Our joint response: edri.org/wp-content/uploads/20"


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