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Troy Davis and the censorship of doubt

Troy Davis

Since September I have been a member of a well-known internet forum on science, mathematics and engineering. Overall, this was an enjoyable and stimulating experience. At some point I made it to “science adviser”, which I believe is a term forum staff reserves for members that display a better than average understanding of the topic at hand in technical discussions. Unfortunately, not much later something unpleasant happened.

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