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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


China shuts down 133 WeChat accounts for 'distorting history'

Tencent Holdings Ltd, China’s biggest social networking firm, has shut down 133 accounts on its hugely popular mobile messaging app for “distorting history”, state media said on Tuesday, citing a government internet authority. 247 more words

Swachh Internet: Why we must support Ravi Shankar Prasad in filtering internet porn

First published in Scroll.in on 9 January 2015.

I was initially opposed to the idea of India blocking all online porn, but I have changed my mind. 765 more words


Zuckerberg Is Not Exactly Being Honest about Defending Freedom of Expression

By Tsering Woeser, published: January 14, 2015

Following the massacre of the Charlie Hebdo cartoonists, millions of people, including leaders from over 40 countries, went to the streets of Paris on January 11th to condemn terrorism and reiterate their determination to defend freedom of expression. 574 more words

Analyses And Opinions

Government Prepares Internet Speech Crackdown Following Paris Attacks

11 January 2015
Kurt Nimmo

Western governments to coordinate attack on free speech
The Charlie Hebdo unity march in Paris served as a backdrop on Sunday for interior ministers who demand more internet surveillance. 353 more words
Big Brother

The great firewall of China

You would have probably heard of the great wall of china and it’s history. But this is nowhere related that and this is purely about the internet censorship imposed on… 155 more words