Book review

The dark side of the Internet

27 Nov 2011
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The Internet—home to ‘cyber mobs’, liars, aggressive misogynists and purveyors of hate, who distribute their views with impunity. Meanwhile, their targets suffer the consequences of this predominantly unregulated arena for speech. The ubiquity of the Internet, the permanence of posts, and the search engines that dredge sludge for you, mean that material that makes its way online affects people’s lives over the long term and in profound ways. Can this dark side of the Internet be regulated?

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2011
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