Briefing Paper – Social Media & Online Subcultures

Click here to view PDF Update August 5th 2019: This paper was initially written as a policy brief aiming to address the national security and internet regulation challenges posed after the March 15th, 2019 mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand by a regular user of imageboard 8chan. I wrote in the initial proposal … Continue reading Briefing Paper – Social Media & Online Subcultures

Some Thoughts on Free Speech

https://www.facebook.com/myiannopoulos/posts/851968688274361 In late February of this year, a senior contributor at right-wing news website Breitbart had an autobiographical book deal cancelled by their publisher, in response to a video surfacing online wherein that individual positively endorsed pedophilia and child abuse. Naturally, they were upset. Not only had they lost a lucrative opportunity, they felt they’d … Continue reading Some Thoughts on Free Speech