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Checks, Balances, and Freedom: Censorship vs The Internet

Checks, Balances, and Freedom: Censorship vs The Internet

Update: 2021-09-16
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Who wins in the battle of the internet and freedom of speech? 🥊 Amy Tom, Ellen Stevens, and Zaeem Shoaib chat about censorship and the internet. We all know that fake news = bad, but how do we stop it from being spread without limiting freedom of speech?



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  • The ensuing battle between freedom of speech and protecting people (01:07 ) ⚔️


  • What is the dealio with freedom of speech on the other side of the world? (05:39 ) 😼


  • Wait, what even is Litecoin? (08:55 ) 😂


  • What does Zaeem, resident journalist, say about fake news & fact-checking? (14:20 ) 😵


  • Uh oh marky mark, Facebook is under fire AGAIN this week (19:42 ) 🔥


  • Who gets to decide what is okay and not okay? (27:47 ) 👀


  • Republican leaders in Texas sign off on a new bill about social media content moderation (33:22 ) 🤯



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Checks, Balances, and Freedom: Censorship vs The Internet

Checks, Balances, and Freedom: Censorship vs The Internet

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