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State actors...US Supreme Court accepts case that could define internet giants to be state actors and hence should only censor content according to constitutional law, not its own morality

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After the recent censorship purge of over 800 independent media outlets on Facebook, the Supreme Court is now hearing a case that could have ramifications for any future attempts at similar purges.The United States Supreme Court has agreed to take a case that could change free speech on the Internet.

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Internet Censorship Just Took An Unprecedented Leap Forward, And Hardly Anyone Noticed ~ October 16, 2018

Editor’s Note: As of this evening, Oct. 26, I Am not able to access any of the sites I normally follow on YouTube. In fact, I cannot access… 1,458 more words

Internet Censorship Just Took An Unprecedented Leap Forward, And Hardly Anyone Noticed

By Caitlin Johnstone and cross-posted from Medium

While most indie media was focused on debating the way people talk about Kanye West and the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, an unprecedented escalation in internet censorship took place which threatens everything we all care about. 258 more words

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Facebook Stops Blocking Marijuana Search Results Ahead of Canadian Legalization

After months of blocking marijuana and cannabis search results, Facebook to allow results for verified pages

Less than a week ahead of the legalization of adult recreational marijuana sales in Canada, Facebook Inc. 738 more words

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China’s Urumqi takes aim at ‘extremist’ religious practices

Urumqi, capital of the largely Muslim Chinese region of Xinjiang, will crack down on activities that blur the boundary between religion and secular life and encourage “extremism,” the local government said. 661 more words