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#ISIS and Freedom of Speech

Imagine you sign on twitter – and you want to promote the Ice Bucket challenge – and then twitter suspends your account because twitter doesn’t like the idea of an Ice Bucket Challenege – maybe because it could harm someone. 241 more words

Digital Activism

Images of War and Victims in the Social Media

As citizen journalists, bloggers, tweeps etc., we often celebrate social media and citizen journalism for being open, free, collaborative and uncensored. What we must never compromise though, is the ethical considerations about the people and events we cover. 130 more words

Digital Activism

Fallen Idol

“Google, combined with Wi-Fi, is a little bit like God. God is wireless, God is everywhere and God sees and knows everything. Throughout history, people connected to God without wires. 328 more words

Media & Journalism

" A blog is an animal that is always famished.” ~ seen on twitter

The art of blogging may soon be a forgotten one…

Indeed, the blog gave rise to a new generation of writers, diarists, political observers and… 96 more words

Media & Journalism