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Freedom of Expression

Freedom of Expression | Individualism | Scoop.it
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This is an organization based upon privacy. They have the privacy rights of every country, with information on how countries are supposed to treat their people. Here was an article talking about the freedom of expression. They have a strong belief that individuals should be able to express themselves without any intervention or interference. Also it states that they want to protect journalists from being able to publish wrong doings, so that their livelihoods are protected. 

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Individual Advocacy Group - Finding the Way - Having a Heart

Individual Advocacy Group - Finding the Way - Having a Heart | Individualism | Scoop.it
Individual Advocacy Group
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This is a group that mainly focuses on providing help to those who have intellectual or developmental disabilities, mental health disorders, brain injuries or physical/medical conditions. They work collectively to bring these individuals together to create a stronger expirence. 

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American Individualism Will Not Survive a Generation Raised on Social Media | PourRichard's Symposium

American Individualism Will Not Survive a Generation Raised on Social Media | PourRichard's Symposium | Individualism | Scoop.it
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The known American way "individually", is to be self made. This debates that those who are individuals in todays society, are wrecked by social media such as Facebook and Twitter. We become inclined to ask our fellow peer's for validation for our actions. Great Article! 

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New Media and Civic Mobilization: From Networked Individualism to Collective Action | World Social Science Forum 2013

New Media and Civic Mobilization: From Networked Individualism to Collective Action | World Social Science Forum 2013 | Individualism | Scoop.it
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This shares the fact that individualism is changing into a more social political action. However they ask the question, "What conditions do individual concerns build up enough energy and scale to grow into a civic initiative?"

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Senator Rand Paul discusses individualism, freedom, and national security on Uncommon Knowledge - YouTube

This week on Uncommon Knowledge, Senator Rand Paul discusses his political ideas, ideals, and philosophies, noting that "we're all born with an instinct towa...
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This video presents a diffrent approach to individualism, he believes the government is taking away our right as being an individual. Paul believes we are born with a sense of individualism, so what he wants, is a more limited government, so that our own individual freedom is more expansive. He thinks the government is making us do way too many things at once. 

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What is networked individualism? - Curiosity

What is networked individualism? - Curiosity | Individualism | Scoop.it
What is networked individualism? Keep reading to learn about networked individualism.
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This shares the curiosity of networked individualism. Meaning, that individuals are inclined to broaden their connections into a larger amount of people through social media. Basically individuals are reaching out for help to solve problems, while seeking information on others. Individualism works both ways here. 

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Development + Privacy: a winning formula

Development + Privacy:  a winning formula | Individualism | Scoop.it
This is a guest post from Anna Crowe, Research Officer on the Privacy in the Developing World Project, and  Carly Nyst, Head of International Advocacy at Privacy International, a London-based NGO w...
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Privacy can only go so far according to this article. It is written on behalf of protecting those not only in the U.S, but around the world. It states that ethically, we as individuals, have the right to our own privacy. In order to stop those invading our privacy, we have to come together collectively, becuase if we stay as an individual, matter will get worse. 

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A Culture of Life - The American Conservative

A Culture of Life - The American Conservative | Individualism | Scoop.it
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A Culture of Life
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It is the nation's media center, where such a protest has the best chance of being amplified to the nation.
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This article shares the impact of individual rights through protest. This group is protesting against abortion, they were formed through Facebook, with a goal of standing up for those who cannot defend their own being "unborn children". 

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