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Germany vs. Twitter

Germany vs. Twitter

Hamburg, Germany — Heiko Maas may be about to learn where the road being paved with his good intentions will lead. A Social Democrat and the current federal justice minister, he has announced ambitious plans to rid the internet of abusive and offensive language. His...
Opinion: Love, hate, and freedom in Cairo

Opinion: Love, hate, and freedom in Cairo

“I used to adore Basem Yousef because I disliked Mohamed Mursi’s policy. Today, however, I hate Youssef because I adore the army and General Abdel Fattah El-Sisi.” This was a comment passed by a young Egyptian man, Saeed Sabab, on the reason for the...