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On the gulag of social-media it may seem like a big free-for-all but people are actually scared to say what they really think, they are afraid, even if it's objective truth because within the walled-gardens of the big-players (google, facebook, twitter etc) there are rules of engagement and the right to free-speech and expression (UN: Universal Declaration of Human Rights) just isn't one of them. So that's why we created this website, it's our own space on the web.
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