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Citizen ‘blogging to hit the headlines?

Maybe it’s the irony, or that it’s just funny that the biggest news story in recent times just isn’t being told. Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Newspapers and citizen ‘bloggers in ‘Net news coverage blackout scandal! I got an email from Colombian Carol, informing me of a paid-for ‘blogging offer on Springwise: “Understanding that […]

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Free speech meets newspapers, web

There seems to be a real and very worrying misunderstanding of what ‘freedom of speech’ is really about. In my mind, free speech is about adding to a dialogue, not subtracting from and diminishing in such a way as to make the dialogue meaningless. I have to be selfish for a moment, and indulge my […]