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Stick & Stones May Break My Bones But Names...

…Get you reported to the police…

We're all responsible for reporting hate crimes in our communities. If it doesn't feel right, report it #999WhatsYourEmergency

— Wiltshire Police (@wiltshirepolice) …

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General Crap

What's Killing Journalism?

The state of the Fourth Estate—and who can save it.

Brittany Karford Rogers writes: If hashtags had been a thing, these would have been some #FakeNews whoppers. 1,397 more words

Mediasphere

In Defending China Demands, Apple Loses Privacy High Ground

Deep dive analysis: Apple says it will ‘follow the law’ wherever it does business. But questions remain over what happens — and how the company will react — when the laws fall foul of the company’s privacy promises. 626 more words

China

Apple Removes Apps From China Store That Help Internet Users Evade Censorship

HONG KONG — China appears to have received help on Saturday from an unlikely source in its fight against tools that help users evade its Great Firewall of internet censorship: Apple… 418 more words

Media

Twitter Trolls Trigger Censorship of Friends of WikiLeaks Account

Ah the joys of life on the Internets here in the “Land Of The Free(TM)”!

You may have noticed that our Twitter account is sitting dead in the water since last night (27 July 2017).  1,036 more words

Friends Of WikiLeaks - Chicago

[VIDEO] China’s VPN Crackdown: How are Beijing Students Coping?

Beijing has been increasingly clamping down on use of VPNs in recent weeks. This has prompted concerns among various groups that it will stifle academic research and international trade.

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