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CNN Edited Out of Christiane Amanpour’s Interview with RT Host [Why]

CNN Edited Out of Christiane Amanpour’s Interview with RT Host

CNN Edited Out of Christiane Amanpour’s Interview with RT Host

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Failure To Listen

Chinese Officials Vow To Fix Nation’s Crumbling Reeducation System

BEIJING—Acknowledging that its current programs are insufficient to meet the needs of a fast-paced, 21st-century population, the Chinese Ministry of Justice held a press conference Friday affirming its commitment to fixing the nation’s crumbling reeducation system. 505 more words

Mediasphere

Turkey’s Third Censorship Bill; Criminalizing Content-Sharing

Over the past few years Turkey has passed several censorship bills that have drawn upon heavy criticism nationally and from all around the world. As censorship circumvention has also taken off, these bills have practically been un-useful and failed to stop circulation of the “banned content”. 541 more words

Turkey

Lawmakers Will Hold Up Pencils at SOTU to Honor Charlie Hebdo

Members of Congress will honor the victims of the Charlie Hebdo attack during the State of the Union by holding up yellow pencils.

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[VIDEO] The Least Free Place in America

Question: Which American institution—one that prides itself on being open, democratic, and diverse—punishes its members severely for offering unpopular opinions, while it offers them a very narrow, limited worldview? 105 more words

Think Tank

Letter to the Prime Minister re Freedom of Speech

Sean Gabb

Tuesday, 20 January 2015
The Rt Hon David Cameron MP
The Prime Minister
10 Downing Street
London SW1

Dear Mr Cameron,

I am writing on behalf of the Libertarian Alliance to thank you for the defence of freedom of speech that you made on CBS on Sunday the 18th January 2015. 453 more words

UK Politics (General)