Snowden Revelations and Internet Governance. Newsclick Production

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In Lok Sabha TV’s 1-On-One, Paranjoy Guha Thakurta discusses with Prabir Purkayastha, Co-convenor of Just Net Coalition and Chief Editor, Newsclick.in about the world wide web and issues concerning Internet governance. Purkayastha speaks of revelations by Edward Snowden about US surveillance and Internet governance. There is no legal protection from US surveillance of privacy of individuals which is a matter of great global concern. He says that the most important aspect today is the governance of critical Internet resources and the rules which determine economic power and transactions over the Internet.