Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Access for military members to social media sites: DoD contemplates limiting, restricting access

There has been a LOT of discussion on news and military websites, and in blogs about the military and the use of social media.

What's at stake here is your access to pertinent and interesting information about Oregon's citizen-soldiers and citizen-airmen, as well as the ability for Oregon National Guard members to keep in touch with family and friends while they're deployed.

What do you think about the possibility of the Department of Defense shutting down or limiting access of soldiers and airmen to Facebook, Twitter, blogs, and other social media sites?

Sound off, and share your thoughts with DoD officials, or post them here in the comments section. The DoD has set up a blog... follow this link to read and comment.

To read the entire article on the issue, go here.

Posted by Tech. Sgt. Nick Choy,
Oregon Military Department Social Media Manager

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