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How Free Speech Relates to Precedent

Freedom of speech can surprisingly be a contentious issue with some people. Personally, I am a free speech absolutist. This means that I think all speech is free speech unless it is inciting violence or a direct threat of violence. 537 more words

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The First Amendment and Freedom of the Press

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances. 528 more words

Smartarse & A Screen : Trolling Survey

As part of my thesis ”Smartarse & A Screen” I’ve whipped up an 8 question survey on the topic of online trolling. Have a look at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SLCDYVF, give it a go and let me hear your thoughts on this. 9 more words

Facebook deleting Palestinian accounts at Israel’s direction

Facebook compliant with Israeli and US requests that border on curtailing free speech.

By Glenn Greenwald | The Intercept | Dec 30, 2017

One can create a fantasy world in one’s head, if one wishes, in which Silicon Valley executives use their power to protect marginalized peoples around the world by censoring those who wish to harm them.

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