CreateNSW is a NSW government agency that is supposed to promote creativity. But when one of the beneficiaries of a grant made through Screenworks, a charity CreateNSW supports, made a fairly pointed video about climate change, CreateNSW stepped in to demand it be taken off the Internet – in this case, taken off Facebook and removed from Instagram.
Kids interpret censorship as failure and route around it.
Karl Auer, August 2007
I’m amazed at how defensive many Twitter users are. Dare to say that you don’t use it, or point out some negative aspect of it, and the Twitter world lands on the back of your neck screeching loudly about phatic communications and who knows what all else.