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Are Video Games Truly Free?

Hello!

This week, I discuss whether or not video games are truly ‘free’ in society. Due to the increase of censorship in video games, I felt it was important to discuss this topic.

Video Game Censorship and Freedom of Speech – an Interview with Jon Festinger, Q.C.: https://youtu.be/OrrQxJeopvA

The following are the references I used in this video:

Festinger, J., Metcalfe, C., & Ripley, R. (2012). The Freedoms. In Video Game Law (2nd ed.). Markham, Ontario: LexisNexis Canada.

Mellow Jr., J. (2004, January 6). Haitian Group Files Suit To Ban ‘Grand Theft Auto: Vice City’ Retrieved March 18, 2015, from http://www.technewsworld.com/story/32…

Frum, L. (2010, October 1). Playing as ‘Taliban’ removed from ‘Medal of Honor’ game. Retrieved March 18, 2015, from http://www.cnn.com/2010/TECH/gaming.g…

IMAGES/GIFs:

King’s Quest: http://estatico.aventuraycia.com/imag… Retrieved March 18, 2015 from http://www.aventuraycia.com/reviews/k….

SoftPorn Adventure: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Softporn… Retrieved March 18, 2015 from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Softporn…

Fallout 1 GIF: http://i.imgur.com/r6BSwpJ.gif Retrieved March 18, 2015 from http://www.reddit.com/r/Fallout/comme… (If anyone has a proper source, let me know!)

Music:
TeknoAXE: https://youtu.be/gA_dXGEF5gA

Cheers!
Jennie Bharaj

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