Tagged: Censorship

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Censored By YouTube!

Maybe the cruelty to animals is that they were left out of the production.

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Universal Pictures Should Not Cancel “The Hunt”

Is the current political climate too fragile to withstand the release of the violent satire film “The Hunt”? That’s a question best left to American consumers, not the president or his friends in the media.

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This Post Won’t Be Read in China

June the 4th marks 30 years since dreams of democracy were splattered across Tiananmen Square along with the blood of untold number of protestors

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The Internet Needs a Town Square

The tech industry has near-total control over what we can and cannot say online. The solution? The creation of an online public space where even extremists are permitted to share their views.

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And Then They Came For the Memes

Those that have argued that online content providers should be regulated are about to get some real world data on what that might look like.

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The Martyrdom of Jesse Kelly

In banning Jesse Kelly, Twitter managed to create a martyr and shoot themselves in the foot at the same time.

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Why Do You Care About Free Speech?

It’s suddenly very fashionable to be a strident advocate of free speech, without giving a lot of thought into why free speech is worthy of advocacy. Burt Likko dares to offer five reasons, which surely won’t be controversial at all.

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South Park and censorship

I don’t have a lot to say about Comedy Central’s decision to apparently censor the 201st episode of South Park in its entirety. It is a cowardly, stupid and unnecessary move – one of...

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response to Conor

A few days ago Conor wrote: [C]able news networks should ban Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity and Mark Levin (I haven’t listened to the other hosts enough to make a judgment one way or another)...

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Kindle-phobia

Digital readers apparently make things easier for would-be censors.

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