Jim Buatti

  1. Wikimedia Foundation v. NSA: Why we’re here and where we’re going

    The Wikimedia Foundation’s mission is to support the communities of readers and contributors who share and consume information on Wikipedia and the other free-knowledge projects. Privacy and anonymity are crucial to the free sharing of knowledge. Mass surveillance erodes our privacy and individualism, and undermines our expressive and associational freedoms. ... Read more

  2. Victory at the Fourth Circuit: Court of Appeals allows Wikimedia Foundation v. NSA to proceed

    The decision marks an important victory for the privacy and free expression rights of Wikimedia users.... Read more

  3. Wikimedia Foundation releases first transparency report of 2017

    The newly-issued report covers information about requests we received between July and December 2016.... Read more

  4. Wikimedia Foundation v. NSA update: Hearing at the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

    We will continue advocating for the privacy and expression rights of the Wikimedia communities, which enable users to freely create and share knowledge.... Read more

  5. Freedom of expression includes the freedom to link

    You have probably never worried that you could be sued for posting a hyperlink to a video or article. But under a ruling by Hungarian national courts, it could be possible. ... Read more

  6. Wikimedia Foundation v. NSA update: appeal hearing scheduled

    The next hearing in our case against the United States National Security Agency and others over the U.S. government’s Upstream surveillance practices will take place on December 8, 2016, at the US Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia.... Read more

  7. Wikimedia Foundation supports anonymous online speech in letter to California Supreme Court

    The Wikimedia Foundation has filed a letter supporting anonymous online speech, asking the California Supreme Court to review a case about unmasking online commenters.... Read more

  8. Wikimedia Foundation files letter encouraging California Supreme Court review of key intermediary liability case

    Hassell v. Bird could affect intermediary liability law and freedom of speech online. The Wikimedia Foundation has encouraged the California Supreme Court to review this important case.... Read more

  9. Wikimedia Foundation releases fifth transparency report

    In our latest Transparency Report, the Wikimedia Foundation provides information about requests to alter or remove content or obtain nonpublic information about users. ... Read more

  10. Reply filed in Wikimedia v. NSA appeal

    Updates on our lawsuit against the United States’ National Security Agency.... Read more