BOTS: Detection and Participation During Mexico’s 2018 Presidential Race

Signa_Lab ITESO, Enjambre Digital, Openlabs Tecnológico de Monterrey Translated by Alexandra Argüelles On June 21st network scientist Albert-László Barbási was interviewed at Carmen Aristegui’s newscast. During this interview, a publication posted on Maven7us’ blog (a company Barabási holds partnership with) was presented; this publication allegedly resulted from an unpublished study regarding the influence of bots […]

Message for Internet Society, from the other side of the wall

Originally published in Comunicares Letter of a Young Tseltal whom was denied a VISA to receive an award from ISOC After an extended international call, 25 young people who have made the Internet a tool of social transformation were recognized by the Internet Society (ISOC) and will meet and exchange experiences. Mariano Gómez, of the […]

Seguridad sin guerra

Ciudad de México a 12 de marzo de 2017 México necesita autoridades civiles capaces de solucionar la crisis de inseguridad y violencia. Es indispensable regular a las Fuerzas Armadas. Una Ley de seguridad interior no es la vía adecuada. Imprescindible trazar un plan de regreso escalonado de las Fuerzas Armadas a sus cuarteles y un […]

Mexican civil society organizations at the IGF 2016 denounces human rights violations

Guadalajara, December 5th 2016.- Mexican civil society organizations participating today at the 2016 Internet Governance Forum (IGF) come together to denounce the severe and systematic human rights violations within the territory of the host country: forced disappearances, torture, violence against women, the murder of 99 journalists and repression of protests. The Mexican government has failed […]