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The media today has been abuzz with reports that Amina Abdallah Arraf, an influential Syrian blogger who runs A Gay Girl in Damascus, has been abducted, possibly by Syrian security forces. However, some journalists are questioning the voracity of the blog – and whether Arraf exists at all.
Whether you love him or hate him, there’s no denying the havoc that Julian Assange has wreaked upon governments, people and the media. WikiLeaks has once again thrown the debate between governmental secrecy and the public’s right to know in turmoil. WikiLeaks has not only changed the information game, but also thrown it into a whole new dimension – the era of instant information, thanks to the Internet. The technological revolution, and consequently the Internet, has made the dissemination of … Continue reading