More Censorship? Rudd ‘Epic Fail’ Group Goes Offline

Kevin Rudd

Kevin Rudd (Photo credit: nic_macbean)

Today, we can reveal that online political speech has been dealt another blow with Facebook, the popular social networking site, being accused of political censorship after it removed the group “KEVIN RUDD = EPIC FAIL”.

Before it was removed the Facebook group is understood to have had over 3000 members and focused on building a list what it described as Kevin Rudd’s broken promises.

Whether or not you agree with the argument of the group, surely in a democracy the creators have the right to express their views and people have a right to join and support that group.

The group is believed to have been banned because it criticised an individual, the Prime Minister.

Full Story:http://www.thepunch.com.au/articles/more-censorship-rudd-epic-fail-group-goes-offline/

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