Access to the internet is great, but it’s not a human right
Soeren Stache/DPA/PA Images An outcry inevitably follows when the internet is blocked or threatened – and the argument that access is a human right is rarely far behind. Recent examples include Ethiopia, which switched off the net apparently to thwart exam leaks; the growing calls for censorship to combat terrorist use of online communications in the...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark