Please read yesterday’s introduction over here. In the coming days I might also share my brief thoughts on magazines, old and new.Newsprint
Out of all traditional media, newspapers must’ve changed the most. 448 more words
I’m not sure what the definition of rock-bottom is for human progression, but banning speech and opinions must be close to the molten core.
We’ve already seen it historically with the Dark Ages, where those who dared to defy the church were called heretics and were then beheaded or burned at the stake. 1,095 more words
Nice to see the leadership in China is being honest about their attitude toward freedom of press and speech. In the past, they used would at least claim to be for freedom of the press but within limited “guidelines.” 221 more words
Polish board game Queue was taken out of Russian stores, with Russian authorities alleging the game disseminates anti-Soviet content. In Queue players experience shopping in communist-era Poland, where they attempt to track down the items on their shopping list from understocked shops or the black market. 448 more words