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Freedom of Speech on the Internet Survey

By Heather Roe and Brian Wickman

This survey is for a term paper being written about freedom of speech on the Internet. We are trying to survey as many people as possible for input. All responses will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.


  1. Are you a college student?
    Yes No
  2. If you are not a student, what is your occupation?
  3. If you are a student, what is your major/minor?
  4. Also if you are a student, what year in school are you?
    Freshman Sophomore Junior Senior
  5. Approximately how many hours a week do you spend on a computer?
    0 to 10 10 to 20 more than 20
  6. Of that time, how many hours do you spend on the Internet?
    0 to 10 10 to 20 more than 20
  7. Are you aware of pornographic pictures on the Internet?
    Yes No
  8. Are you aware of hate speeches on the Internet?
    Yes No
  9. Do you feel that issues such as abortion and safe sex should be placed on the Internet?
    Yes No
  10. Do you feel that restrictions should be placed on what you can and cannot put on the Internet?
    Yes No
    If yes to #10, please answer #11, otherwise go on to #12.
  11. Do you feel that these restrictions would infringe on the freedom of speech rights of the American people?
    Yes No
  12. Do you think the government should censor the Internet?
    Yes No
  13. Do you think censoring the Internet should be left up to the individual?
    Yes No


Thank you for taking the time to answer our survey.


Back to the Freedom of Speech Paper

Questions or comments go to HS-Roe@wiu.edu