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Twitter pulls together over #ParisTerrorAttack and #FreedomOfSpeech


It was shocking to hear 12 people had been shot dead in Paris over the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.

The public is taking a stand and have come together to show their support through the power of social media – in particular Twitter.

The hashtag #JeSuisCharlie (translating to ‘I am Charlie’ in English) has been trending world-wide on Twitter to demonstrate people’s solidarity and right for freedom of speech.

Organisations are Tweeting photographs of their team with Je Suis Charlie signs…

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Cartoonists around the world have responded in art…

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The general public are coming together in protest…

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Our thoughts go out to our friends in the journalism industry and those affected.

 

Search ‘#JeSuisCharlie’ for more information and all live updates, or click: https://twitter.com/hashtag/JeSuisCharlie?src=hash

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