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The Information Super Highway A small boy climbs onto his chair and starts his computer as if it were his gateway to a New World The computer is up and running and the boy carefully moves his mouse around as if it were attached to his hand He clicks on a highlighted link and a naked woman appears on his screen The boy quickly turns around but he is alone Engrossed in this picture with no one to scold him he finds a new area of the Internet He continues to navigate through this page of nude women and hears a noise His mother opens the door to his room but its too late the navigation window has already been closed and mom has no idea what her little child had been looking at With a world of information and no way to monitor it the Internet makes life informative as well as interesting limited only by each click of the mouse The Internet is difficult to limit because the devices used today are not capable of monitoring such a vast new medium Any new medium must go through investigation and must be explored to see the full potential and how it affects society In the 1940s radio emerged as a strong medium allowing thousands to hear news entertainment and even propaganda Radio was new and was therefore forced to restrict its use of certain ideas and vocabulary Years went by and a new form of media emerged the device television which was used to see pictures Another new medium of communication except now with sight too Television too was forced to restrict profanity ideas that were not to be expressed and information that was only for certain individuals Both radio and television underwent heavy investigation on how they were to broadcast With the rise of the Internet a new censorship era has emerged There have been many attempts to restrict content on
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