Updated Jan. 30, 2012 at 6:58 a.m.

Premium Lock Twitter's censorship plan ignites global uproar of protests

Published: 2012-01-30 06:55:00
Updated: 2012-01-30 06:58:13

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It was a stunning role reversal for a youthful company that prides itself in promoting unfettered expression, 140 characters at a time. Twitter insisted its commitment to free speech remains firm, and sought to explain the nuances of its policy, while critics -- in a barrage of tweets -- proposed a Twitter boycott and demanded that the censorship initiative be scrapped....

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