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Unlike the town square, social media sites are privately owned and have rights over content that is posted.
In the absence of reliable and impartial mainstream media, citizen journalism steps in to fill the void.
The Internet acts like a new global commons, but crucial platforms are privately owned and subject to corporate rules.
Technology companies based in the West are producing the tools to censor content in the Arab world.
Dissidents using Facebook and Twitter have been traced and arrested by authoritarian governments.
Jillian C. York
Some wonder if Syria's decision to allow access to facebook and blog sites is just a new way to track activists.
Jillian York
The mainstream media denounces crackdowns on Iranian bloggers, yet ignores attacks on activists in Tunisia.
Jillian York
Commercial and political concerns may have led Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to beat WikiLeaks' Julian Assange.
Internet service providers are cutting access to the whistleblower site, raising broader concerns about online freedom.
Jillian York
The internet has been lauded by Nobel Peace prize-winning Chinese activist Liu Xiaobo as "God's gift to China".
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At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
 
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