Beehive: Volume 2, Issue 2, February 2014


The essays in this current issue illustrate the importance of social networks as a platform for critical discourse. In addition to a critical discussion on social media networks among Persian speakers regarding the behavior of citizens during events surrounding the annual day commemorating the revolution, in Turkey an interesting dynamic emerged regarding the struggle for "free browsing" of the internet, following PM Erdogan's latest moves to restrict and control such browsing.