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[OPINION] How social media users can protect themselves from the anti-terror law

Jul 07, 2020 - 4:00 PM

'What should the people do? Should they delete their old posts or make their accounts private?' That may not be enough.

Facebook, Twitter failing on extremist content – UK MPs

Aug 25, 2016 - 7:59 AM

British MPs: If they continue to fail to tackle this issue and allow their platforms to become the Wild West of the internet it will erode their reputations

Russell Shepherd: Intersecting digital media and social influence

Apr 27, 2015 - 11:40 AM

As Shepherd is able to harness the power of social media to make an impact on the peace process why not build algorithms that would translate to change in how businesses add value to society?

Mark Zuckerberg: Free speech forever on Facebook

Jan 09, 2015 - 5:31 PM

Mark Zuckerberg assures Facebook users that they will forever enjoy their right to freedom of speech after reflecting on JeSuisCharlie

Q & A. Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, waves during a forum sponsored by Telmex Foundation in Mexico City, Mexico, 05 September 2014. File Photo Alex Cruz/EPA

Israel charges 8 Palestinians over Facebook incitement

Dec 22, 2014 - 11:34 PM

The incriminating posts are put online in recent months as a wave of violence rocked the city during which several Palestinians staged lone wolf attacks killing nine people

AFTERMATH. In this file photo, Palestinians look at the wreckage from a damaged window following an Israeli strike, in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip on August 2, 2014. Photo by Said Khatib / AFP

Philippine militants pledge allegiance to ISIS jihadists

Aug 15, 2014 - 9:07 PM

We have an alliance with the Islamic State and Abu Bakr al Baghdadi BIFF spokesman Abu Misry says

Senior Abu Sayyaf leader swears oath to ISIS

Aug 04, 2014 - 11:45 AM

EXCLUSIVE: The ISIS ideology is spreading fast on social media, ' the new machine to recruit militants.'

OATH-TAKING. Senior Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon swears allegiance to IS

Suspected Aussie terrorist to be deported

Jul 12, 2014 - 12:01 PM

UPDATED Previously identified as one of the two most influential voices inspiring and guiding foreign fighters in Syria and Iraq Cerantonino is charged for being undocumented and for being an undesirable alien

ARRESTED. Australian Musa Cerantonio arrives in Manila from Cebu. He is being kept at Camp Bagong Diwa in Bicutan. File photo by Edwin Llobrera

Australian ISIS supporter nabbed in Cebu

Jul 11, 2014 - 3:06 PM

4th UPDATE Australian born Musa Cerantonio is flown to Manila and is brought to a Bureau of Immigration facility inside Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig