Venezuela: Chavez equates Twitter with terrorism

By Xeni Jardin at 8:46 AM February 4, 2010

After finding himself on the receiving end of widespread criticism and unfriendly hashtags on Twitter, Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez has announced that he now considers Twitter messages and social networking as terrorist threats. He is quoted in this Spanish-language news report as calling for more state control over the internet. The Great Firewall of… Venezuela? (thanks, Guido Núñez-Mujica)

http://www.boingboing.net/2010/02/04/venezuela-chavez-equ.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+boingboing%2FiBag+%28Boing+Boing%29

Original article :

Chávez arremete contra Twitter y estadios de béisbol

VENEZUELA

El presidente venezolano considera los mensajes en las redes sociales como amenazas terroristas y llamó a supervisar las protestas en los estadios…more:

http://www.semana.com/noticias-america-latina/chavez-arremete-contra-twitter-estadios-beisbol/134517.aspx

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