censorship

17 May 2013
Internet censorship has been growing precipitously in countries around the world. Freedom House finds that 20 of 47 countries examined have increased their...
13 Nov 2012
The discussion: The principles should affirm the public’s right to information held by public bodiesAccess to information held by public bodies is a crucial...
12 Nov 2012
The case: Julian Assange: a journalist?In February 2010, Wikileaks, a clandestine whistleblower outlet, released the first in a series of...
17 Aug 2012
What is internet governance? There’s a narrow definition and a broad definition.[1] The narrow definition solely sees the Internet as a technical thing...
18 May 2012
The case: The Jaipur Literature FestivalSalman Rushdie, the Booker prize-winning author of Midnight’s Children as well and The Satanic Verses, which is banned...
Carmel Horowitz Israeli Defense Forces: 'Viper' attack helicopter
18 May 2012
The case: The Israeli WhistleblowerJournalist Anat Kamm was sentenced to four and a half years in October 2011 for leaking 2,000 classified military documents...
Mc skeleto, JokEr: Parental Advisory Explicit Content
18 May 2012
The case study: Censoring hip-hop music in London“Guns, bitches and bling were never part of the four elements of hip hop and never will be.” Scroobius...
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10 May 2012
The case: Internet access is a human rightHuman rights come from the need to protect individuals from the arbitrary power of the state. Human rights are “...
21 Feb 2012
The Internet is growing at a fantastic rate and is a huge resource for mass communication and information distribution. It can be used to spread information...
20 Feb 2012
Hate speech is a controversial issue in all Western Liberal Democracies (WLDs). What makes hate speech on university campuses a unique topic is the combination...
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