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A new kind of love...

Today I’m starting my blog, not a particularly good day to start buy hey-ho! It probably would have made more sense to start it 18 months ago when my life started to get slightly more exciting, although the rantings of a bridezilla would probably not make for great reading. 124 more words

SPJ Free Speech Wall: Sept. 17

On Sept. 17, 2013, SPJ/ONA DePaul launched the first SPJ Free Speech Wall exercise on Constitution Day. Students set up blank “walls” on our Lincoln Park and Loop campuses so students, faculty, administration and staff could write anything they wanted, exercising their First Amendment rights. 162 more words

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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

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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

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