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Colombia: First Reactions to #TwitterCensorship

Categories: Latin America, Colombia, Citizen Media, Freedom of Speech

Colombian journalist Héctor Abad [1](@hectorabadf) [es] is one of many Twitter users who are alarmed [2] [es] by Twitter's decision to implement “a sort of geolocated censorship”, as Periodismo Ciudadano explains [3] [es]. On social networks in Colombia and other Spanish-speaking countries users are quoting and sharing related blog posts by Juan Luis Sanchez [4] [es] and Víctor Solano [5] [es], among others.