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The Price of Free Speech

Why using social media can be fraught with danger   In December 2011, The Message reported that a Saudi prince had bought a three per cent stake in Twitter. A month later, we reported Twitter’s announcement that it would block tweets in...

Out of control?

People are dying because social media has taken free speech to new levels Governments are starting to fear it. Police forces and security agencies around the world monitor it. Here in Australia, Attorney-General Nicola Roxon wants to be able to...

Has Twitter sold out free speech?

Social media and online content has, largely, been censorship free. But all that is now changing… News emerging from Twitter HQ in San Francisco has social activists and free-speech advocates nervous. The micro-blog site has recently...