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Freedom of media and freedom of speech

There is a subtle and important difference here. The mainstream media, print in particular, have enjoyed the mantle of the guardians of freedom of speech for hundreds of years, for most of that time in the absence of any other … Continue reading

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The new leveller

The social web brings into focus three factors: responsibility, freedom of speech, and a thick skin. Because there’s nowhere to hide any more, we all have to take responsibility for what we say, in ways that we never had to … Continue reading

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