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    How a Judge in India Prevented Americans From Seeing a Blockbuster Report

    https://www.politico.com/news/magazine/2024/01/19/india-judge-reuters-story-00136339 POLITICO illustration/Photos by Getty Images, iStock COLUMN | CAPITAL CITY How a Judge in India Prevented Americans From Seeing a Blockbuster Report Free speech on the internet took a huge hit when the news...
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    The librarian who couldn’t take it anymore

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/interactive/2023/florida-book-bans-school-rules/?itid=mr_5 DEEP READS The librarian who couldn’t take it anymore She loved books. And in a time of spreading book bans in public schools, that’s why this Florida librarian had to quit. Tania Galiñanes as...
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    The UN Risks Normalizing Internet Censorship

    https://www.wired.com/story/united-nations-igf-saudi-arabia-russia/ JUSTIN LING SECURITY OCT 11, 2023 7:00 AM The UN Risks Normalizing Internet Censorship The United Nations' top internet governance body will allegedly host its next two annual meetings in countries known for repressive...
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    Idaho Sheriff Won’t Return Library Books He Thinks Are Obscene

    https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/local/education/article279934629.html Idaho Sheriff Won’t Return Library Books He Thinks Are Obscene BY GARRETT CABEZA THE SPOKESMAN-REVIEW SEPTEMBER 29, 2023 4:17 PM Kootenai County Sheriff Bob Norris poses with books he said he found offensive and wants...
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    China urged to tackle online racism targeting Black people

    https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2023/8/17/china-urged-to-tackle-online-racism-targeting-black-people China urged to tackle online racism targeting Black people Human Rights Watch says racist tropes ‘common’ across Chinese social media, and that platforms and government must act. The rights...
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    School district uses ChatGPT to help remove library books

    https://www.popsci.com/technology/iowa-chatgpt-book-ban/ School district uses ChatGPT to help remove library books Faced with new legislation, Iowa's Mason City Community School District asked ChatGPT if certain books 'contain a description or depiction of a sex act.' BY ANDREW PAUL | PUBLISHED...
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    Putin Outlaws Anonymity: Identity Verification For Online Services, VPN Bypass Advice a Crime

    https://torrentfreak.com/putin-outlaws-anonymity-user-id-verification-for-online-services-vpn-bypass-advice-a-crime-230801/ Putin Outlaws Anonymity: Identity Verification For Online Services, VPN Bypass Advice a Crime today by Andy Maxwell HOME > TECHNOLOGY > DIGITAL FREEDOM > President...
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    Apple Threatens to Pull FaceTime and iMessage in the UK Over Proposed Surveillance Law Changes

    https://www.macrumors.com/2023/07/20/apple-threatens-to-pull-facetime-and-imessage-uk/ Thursday July 20, 2023 5:10 am PDT by Hartley Charlton Apple says it will pull services including FaceTime and iMessage in the UK if plans to amend surveillance legislation that would require tech companies...
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    Leaked Government Document Shows Spain Wants to Ban End-to-End Encryption

    https://www.wired.com/story/europe-break-encryption-leaked-document-csa-law/ In response to an EU proposal to scan private messages for illegal material, the country's officials said it is “imperative that we have access to the data.” SECURITYMAY 22, 2023 3:23 PM SPAIN HAS ADVOCATED banning...
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    Parent Calls Bible ‘PORN’ and Demands Utah School District Remove It From Libraries

    https://www.vice.com/en/article/jg5xng/parent-calls-bible-porn-and-demands-utah-school-district-remove-it-from-libraries?utm_source=reddit.com[/U] A parent is arguing that if banned books like 'Gender Queer' are pulled from shelves, the Bible—with its sex scenes, incest, and murder—should be...
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    Signal CEO: We “1,000% won’t participate” in UK law to weaken encryption

    https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2023/02/signal-vows-to-defy-uk-legislation-that-puts-e2e-encryption-in-the-crosshairs/ The UK's Safety Online Bill would require Signal to police user messages. DAN GOODIN - 2/24/2023, 6:48 PM The nonprofit responsible for the Signal messenger...
  12. ADevilYouKhow

    China Can’t Censor Away Growing Anger Over Athlete’s #MeToo Accusation

    China Can’t Censor Away Growing Anger Over Athlete’s #MeToo Accusation sure you guys have seen this but wow seeing top tier stars plea for her to be okay is wild What do you guys think happened to her?
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    China to ban video games featuring same-sex relationships, ‘effeminate’ men and moral choices

    Yahoo is now a part of Verizon Media Lily Wakefield Sat, 2 October 2021, 4:50 am·2-min read China will ban video games featuring same-sex relationships, ‘effeminate’ men and moral choices, according to a leaked memo. The internal memo from a recent internal training by the state-backed...
  14. MushroomX

    OnlyFans becomes Tumblr v2.0, Bans Porn

    :francis: Female-presenting Nipples be Evil.
  15. Rhapture

    Howard Stern wants OJ Simpson kicked off Twitter

    Howard Stern wants OJ Simpson kicked off Twitter By Jackie Salo July 18, 2019 | 4:43pm Howard Stern and OJ SimpsonGetty Images Howard Stern wants to see O.J. Simpson get the boot from Twitter — but “The Juice” isn’t on board. The SiriusXM radio show host told listeners on Wednesday’s episode...
  16. Homey the clown

    Why do people in this era try to get every thing cancelled that offends them ?

    Okay first of all nobody should be forced to watch or listen to anything that offends them. But people do have the option of changing the channel a TV show or movie offerinds them or not listening to a song if the lyrics in the song are offensive to the individual listener. I brought up...
  17. Easy-E

    Where's that thread where people were saying YouTube's new censorship isn't a big deal?

    Please merge this, because, they got clean cut muhfukkkas like YongYea bleeping out the word "racist" and "kill" :francis: Not to get demonetized I noticed the word "fukk" is getting bleeping by some AI shyt that misses it sometimes I wonder how many straight black men work for RPS? And...
  18. Black Panther

    YouTube to Remove Thousands of Videos Pushing Extreme Views

  19. Rhapture

    If Hate Speech is Free Speech and constitutionally protected

    Why don't people exercise their right to verbally hate more freely? Is it out of fear that they would be seen as bad people? Is it because most will be forced to acknowledge their hypocrisy? Who decides what should or shouldn't be censored?
  20. Yinny

    Parents of the coli

    Based on your experiences with the internet and online interactions, would you allow your children unrestricted access to the internet? Unsupervised?
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