An adopted view from Westworld on Freedom (of speech)

This winter break, thanks to Westworld, I think I have found answers for some problems have been on mind since I started studying communication and media studies in  . Instead of finding it directly, I got a chance to approach the term “freedom” while watching the drama.

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Where all my Concerns of Communication Start

 

My name is the beginning point of my communication method in a totally new place like Australia. After one semester, I finally could sit down to tell about my doubt over the way I chose.

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When Trump is Megamind

 

The glory which is built upon a lie soon becomes a most unpleasant incumbrance. … How easy it is to make people believe a lie, and how hard it is to undo that work again!” – Mark Twain

 

Comparing the risk of discussing media in a Communism nation like Viet Nam to Trump’s tactics on American press, I think the scenario of one day Donald Trump insulting me on Twitter due to this post has a lower rate than facing the troubles I might have for the latter option.

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Who takes the lead?

 

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Are you aware of your position in the media and the media in your life?

“Produser”, coming from the word “produsage” by Axel Bruns, is an appropriate term to refer to the relation between human and their use of media. A controversy about this has sparked, that whether people are more of a “product” or “user”, and how this approaches the media audience’s evolution.

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