anonymity

(redirected from Anonymous speech)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.

anonymity

 [an″o-nim´ĭ-te]
protection of the subjects in a research study so that their identity cannot be linked with their individual responses, even by the researcher; see also confidentiality.

a·no·n·ym·i·ty

(an'ŏ-nim'i-tē)
Protection of participants in a study or report so that even the researchers or authors cannot link specific respondents with the information provided.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
That said, we consistently need to weigh the right to anonymous speech against the safety and security of our users, and the facts alleged in this case suggest a disregard and violation of Tumblr's community guidelines.
And until every single speech code is gone, banning anonymous speech is a powerful form of censorship.
to undermine the longstanding tradition of anonymous speech in this
to online anonymous speech back to the political missives of Publius
Other cases addressing anonymous speech include the following: In Watchtower Bible & Tract Soc'y of New York, Inc.
Part II reviews the history of anonymous speech and
First Amendment Protection of Anonymous Speech, and its
I am not in favor of restricting speech, but I am also not in favor of protecting anonymous speech," he said.
Justice Clarence Thomas, who concurred in the court's result, would have taken the further step of striking down the part of McCain-Feingold that requires candidates to disclose the contributions they receive from corporations as an impermissible burden on the right to anonymous speech.