[Imc-uk-features] Re: [imc-sheffield] Hidden - What!!??
cc at riseup.net
Thu Jul 29 07:29:21 PDT 2004
On Thu 29-Jul-2004 at 02:42:30PM +0100, Dan Olner wrote:
> > I agree with the hiding of 295489 -- Indymedia is
> > _not_ a free speech web site where anything goes
> Could you clarify - it's not a free speech website??
No it isn't, it never has been...
> Are you sure you mean that?
Yeah, if, for example, someone posted something saying
that they though that English people should kill all
Scottish people then it would be hidden -- the posters
freedom of speech would be denied.
The best argument against freedom of speach that I have
heard was based on the use of newspapers and the radio to
encourage genocide in Rwandan...
More on this here:
> Do you mean
> a) Certain opinions will be hidden? e.g. ones that worry
> about the criminals in our midst, that are too 'Daily
> b) Or do you mean it's not a portal for any ol' rubbish?
> Very important difference.
I don't understand, what the important difference is here?
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