TITLE

Internet Freedom a Global Issue

AUTHOR(S)
Clinton, Hillary
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Multichannel News;1/25/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the global issue on internet freedom in the U.S. She states that those countries which do not allow free access to information or restrain the basic rights of internet users do not allow progress to enter into their country. Also discussed are the different prospective about internet freedom by different countries, lack of exposure, and the isolation of citizens from outside opinions that might cause conflict and disagreements.
ACCESSION #
48038292

 

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