Tweets Gone Sour? Gossip, Social Media and the Law

First posted 6th June 2011


Here are two recent cases involving the new forms of social media – those Internet-based media (Facebook, Delicious, YouTube) that facilitate conversation and networking with content provided by the users. In the first case, a married, world-famous British football player allegedly has a seven-month-long affair

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1968 / 2010: Student Movements in Context

First posted 21st December 2010


British students are revolting – and that’s not a judgement on their appearance. In recent weeks, windows at Conservative Party campaign headquarters were smashed and the building occupied, Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall have been ‘attacked’ in their royal car, students staged

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