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Jul 19, 2021
Michael Caster on Free Expression, Internet Access, & Human Rights
“Across the Asian region, from South Asia to Southeast Asia to East Asia--and from India to Vietnam to China--we see a serious backtracking in terms of human rights,” Michael Caster, co-founder of Safeguard Defenders, told Orchid’s Derek Silva on this week’s episode of Priv8.
Jun 29, 2021
The Global Network Initiative’s Jason Pielemeier on Internet Freedom
“What does it mean for an Internet company that is operating everywhere in the world simultaneously to protect users’ rights? How can the company do that in a meaningful way, despite government demands and the push-and-pull that they may be facing?”
Mar 22, 2021
Marvin Tong on Battling the “Data Empire” with Privacy and Decentralization
Marvin Tong wants to revolutionize decentralized blockchain technologies by ensuring that user data is kept private on-chain.
Mar 16, 2021
Yele Bademosi joins Priv8’s expanding roster of speakers
We are thrilled to announce that Yele Bademosi, CEO of Bundle Africa, will speak at Orchid’s Priv8 Virtual Privacy Summit.
Nov 30, 2020
Roger Huang on Op-Sec, Human Rights and Fighting the Unwinnable War
Roger Huang is fighting the good fight by helping human rights groups and tech startups to up their operations security game. But he warns that, when faced with a state adversary, people are waging an unwinnable war.
Nov 23, 2020
Brad Kam on an Unstoppable Mission against Corruption
Brad Kam, co-founder of Unstoppable Domain, fell down the crypto rabbit hole in a hacker house in San Francisco that was so rundown the hallways made a perfect set for filming horror movies. But that inauspicious start was where Brad had his epiphany and realized crypto was the best way to fight corruption.
Sep 3, 2020
Privacy trends in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic
As the world continues to deal with the effects of the pandemic, combining good privacy habits with the right digital tools is the best way to preserve privacy
Aug 10, 2020
Crypto pioneer David Chaum on election security and the decline of democracy
This week on Follow the White Rabbit, Orchid’s Alex Kehaya speaks with David about the future of digital currency, and why he believes democracy is on the decline.
May 1, 2020
Defending freedom in the time of coronavirus
The world is in the grip of a pandemic. Governments are reacting in different ways, but a common thread that’s emerging is a trend toward greater surveillance and restrictions on movement.
Mar 20, 2020
Orchid update: actions taken in response to COVID-19
Orchid is now available for free to all journalists, so they can further free speech and the flow of information no matter where they are.
Nov 1, 2017
Supporting a decentralized, uncensored Internet for every person on the planet
What makes a better Internet possible? At Orchid Labs, our goal is to ensure that every person on Earth can have access to an open, decentralized, and uncensored Internet.