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Censoring the worldcup. A slippery slope.

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The Maldives Broadcasting Commission (MBC) had seeked to stop the broadcast of the world cup by Sony Six through medianet.

Medinet declined citing that it was beyond their powers to order a stoppage of a broadcast of a particular (non-illegal) event. 46 more words

Situational

~ Liberty Watcher

Elonis v. United States

The most common uses of social media are staying in touch with loved ones, friends and sharing amazing moments from your life. But when does it become criminal?   550 more words

Social Media

a boy

just walking by when i heard someone say, “we need 2 minutes for the police to close the roads then we can march.”–sounded like fun to me.

The Point of No Return?

“Freedom of speech is a principal pillar of a free government; when this support is taken away, the constitution of a free society is dissolved, and tyranny is erected on its ruins. 877 more words

CJFE: Condemning police violence against Gezi Park anniversary protesters

Condemning police violence against Gezi Park anniversary protesters

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

His Excellency Tuncay Babali
Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to Canada
197 Wurtemburg Street… 358 more words

CJFE: Journalists charged ahead of Tiananmen Square anniversary

Journalists charged ahead of Tiananmen Square anniversary

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

His Excellency Luo Zhaohui
Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Canada
Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Canada… 387 more words