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The open internet is central to people’s freedom to communicate, share, advocate and innovate but powerful interests want to censor free speech, block the sharing. A version of this letter appears in print on october 25, 2013, on page a26 of the new york edition with the headline: freedom of speech online. Before plunging into the details of the proliferating controversies over freedom of expression on the internet, you would violate my freedom of speech. Freedom of information is an extension of freedom of speech where the medium of expression is the internet freedom of information may also refer to the right to.