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Vietnam arrests two bloggers for criticising govt online

May 06, 2014

Vietnam arrests two bloggers for criticising govt online

Vietnam has arrested two democracy activists for posting articles critical of the government on the Internet. #NewsTracker #Vietnam #Internet censorship #Online censorship #Internet freedom #online freedom
Vietnam imprisons blogger who wrote critical posts against govt

Mar 04, 2014

Vietnam imprisons blogger who wrote critical posts against govt

A well-known blogger in central Vietnam was sentenced to two years in prison Tuesday for posting criticism of the communist government in the latest case from an intensified crackdown against dissent in the one-party state. #NewsTracker #Vietnam #Online censorship #Vietnam blogger #Truong Duy Nhat #Censorhip
Would prefer no Wikipedia in China than follow censorship laws: Jimmy Wales

Aug 13, 2013

Would prefer no Wikipedia in China than follow censorship laws: Jimmy Wales

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales has spoken out about how he insists that Wikipedia will not buckle down to Chinese censorship, unlike Google, Yahoo, and Windows Live #China #Yahoo! #Google #Wikipedia #Freedom of Speech #Windows Live #InsecureNet #Jimmy Wales #Online censorship #Freedom of information #Chinese censorship
Torrent site Pirate Bay launches browser to fight Internet censorship

Aug 12, 2013

Torrent site Pirate Bay launches browser to fight Internet censorship

Infamous torrenting site, Pirate Bay, which people around the world use for their quota of illegal downloading, has launched a new browser on its tenth anniversary #Online censorship #Pirate Bay #torrent #illegal downloading #torrenting #internet browsers #Pirate Bay browser
Chinese crackdown on 'illegal' news websites begins

Jun 28, 2013

Chinese crackdown on 'illegal' news websites begins

Chinese authorities have shut down 31 news websites for operating without permits, conducting interviews in the name of news organisations and editing false information for blackmail and extortion, Xinhua news agency reported #China #Online censorship #Online Media #Chinese internet laws

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Chinese crackdown on 'illegal' news websites begins

Jul 09, 2014

From Bamboo to E-stonia: social media in the post-Soviet states

Despite restrictions and censorship in some countries, the internet is becoming an increasingly powerful tool around the region. Here's how online freedoms compare: Depending on where you log on in the post-Soviet states you will have different socia... #Uzbekistan #Russia #Facebook #Ukraine #Azerbaijan #Europe #Twitter #Kazakhstan #Belarus #Instagram
Chinese crackdown on 'illegal' news websites begins

Jul 09, 2014

From Bamboo to E-stonia: social media in the post-Soviet states

Despite restrictions and censorship in some countries, the internet is becoming an increasingly powerful tool around the region. Here's how online freedoms compare: Continue reading..... #Russia #Facebook #Ukraine #Azerbaijan #Europe #Uzbekistan #Twitter #Kazakhstan #Belarus #Instagram
Chinese crackdown on 'illegal' news websites begins

Jul 30, 2014

China investigates ex-party bigwig

HONG KONG -- President Xi Jinping's campaign against corruption among the Chinese elite took public aim Tuesday at its biggest target so far, when the Communist Party announced an investigation of Zhou Yongkang, the former head of domestic security. ... #China #Zhou Yongkang #Xi Jinping #Communist Party #Beijing
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