As part of assessment for the new communication technologies course, a research based argumentative essay needs to be completed. The topic chosen for this essay is based on the broad theme of privacy and free speech within new media and technology. More specifically my thesis will most likely be as follows;
Free speech and privacy on social media are no longer legitimate concepts and users of these platforms must be aware of the dangers they face when posting content.’
This should be a very intriguing area of research with large amounts of evidence and study on the relevant themes. I have chosen to focus on this particular facet of new communication technologies as I find it interesting as it applies directly to myself as a constant social media user and will give insight into the daily actions that many people have no second thoughts about.
Here is a glimpse into the topic with a Ted Talk on email privacy:
Stay tuned for more findings and further information!