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Who’s the bully here?

2013-07-23 cyberbullying laws

I was watching Ezra on 2013-07-18 talking about a proposed  Cyberbullying law in Manitoba. It was an excellent, fiery presentation pointing out all the ridiculous shortcomings of the proposed law. He even confronted the sponsor of the bill whose line of defense was something along the lines of: “Don’t worry about the fuzziness. Just trust us. Lawyers and politicians are all decent people and we are going to do right thing. Nobody will abuse this law. Scouts’ honor.”
As I was watching this elected politician, I had to ask, who is the real bully in this setup? How did we get here?

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