Friday, March 5, 2010

Websites for All...

Hello class,

I was reading the headlines from New York Times and one article draw my attention. Here I am providing a link to read it further:

There are so many issues with this story. The fact that there are websites promoting such actions illustrates how cyberspace can be used to reproduce imagery that is powerful enough to generate social uproar.

The public’s anger is fueled by the demand to punish the woman subjecting the kitten to a cruel and painful death.

The internet can provide a stage for all to perform the lead role of their sickest obsession.

Margaret M. Roidi


  1. It certainly intensifies many things, both good and ill. But despite what the article says, the censorship in China, and elsewhere, is still the most significant aspect of their relationship to the internet.