Heidi J. S. Tworek

Heidi J. S. Tworek

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Member of the Science and Technology Studies program, the Language Science Initiative, and the Institute for European Studies at UBC.

Internet shutdowns are a power move

Internet shutdowns have enormous social, legal, ethical, and political implications. Rhetoric about national Internet sovereignty can be dangerous because it can enable authoritarian governments to cut off access to crucial communications tools.