Freedom of Speech, Abuse and Social Media

Arthur Weiss Ethics, News stories, Online & Search Issues 10 Comments

Over the last year or so, social media sites have been attacked for allowing users to post abuse about other people onto their sites. Not stopping abuse using arguments about freedom of speech is ignoring the responsibilities that go with the right to freedom of speech.

If you will it, it is no dream…

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The rights & wrongs of the Israel-Palestine debate are complex. It is too easy to dismiss either narrative with false statements. Unfortunately much of the antipathy on both sides is a result of ignorance. Often the anti-Israel viewpoint is based on prejudice, bias and demonstrably false versions of history.

If you will it, it is no dream…

Arthur Weiss Case Studies, Other, Politics 1 Comment

The rights & wrongs of the Israel-Palestine debate are complex. It is too easy to dismiss either narrative with false statements. Unfortunately much of the antipathy on both sides is a result of ignorance. Often the anti-Israel viewpoint is based on prejudice, bias and demonstrably false versions of history.

LinkedIn Letter

Social Media – networking to the future

Arthur Weiss Online & Search Issues, Other 5 Comments

Online social media has grown enormously over the last few years. Nevertheless it is still just a way for people to contact each other. Although it facilitates friendships, business contacts and more, ultimately physical contact will remain more important.

The pursuit of justice and social media.

Arthur Weiss Bible Lessons, Ethics, News stories, Online & Search Issues Leave a Comment

A Facebook page honouring road crash victims may lead to the prosecution of the privileged perpetrator who caused the crash – who may otherwise have escaped. This is contrasted with the guilty verdict against Moshe Katsav of Israel and the importance of a corruption free justice system.