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Sweden to close Twitter feed that trusted citizens to speak for all As Social Media “Shutting Down” freedom of Speech

It was a radical experiment in free speech, even for Sweden: give ordinary and not-so-ordinary people the chance to be, more or less, the official voice of a nation. By – Christina Anderson After seven years of Twitter posts on topics as varied as manga comics, ugly sweaters and the dangers of prescription drugs, Sweden is calling it quits. Since ...

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German secret service spied on the BBC, The New York Times and Reuters

The Bundesnachrichtendienst (BND) listed at least 50 phone and fax numbers and emails for journalists and newsrooms ‘selector’ keywords for surveillance since 1999. These included several dozen numbers of the British Broadcasting Corporation. Via: dailymail.co.uk  Germany’s foreign intelligence service BND long spied on journalists of the BBC, The New York Times, Reuters and other media, news weekly Der Spiegel reported Friday. Media rights ...

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Bannon: Clinton failed because of ‘media bubble’

President-elect Trump’s senior adviser Steve Bannon said the reason Hillary Clinton failed in her bid for the White House is because of the national media that largely model themselves after the New York Times. In an interview published Friday, Bannon said it’s the “media bubble” that did Clinton in and led Trump to win the election in an upset victory. ...

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