Archive for the ‘CENSORSHIP’ Category

The following was removed from my facebook page : censorship & ignorance. “Nakedness is not a lack of dignity. It is resistence against those who would strip you of your dignity. Women’s breasts are a powerful semiotic of resistance. The most vulnerable part of our bodies, the source of nurturing to humanity – including men […]


Zapiro says his cartoons of Jacob Zuma are all based on quotes that are ” out- landish, chauvinistic and ignorant things about aids, women and the rule of law……” uttered by Zuma. [/source] Even though this particular cartoon is so shocking to look at – whether we agree with it or not – is the […]


Zapiro – Courtesy Mail & Guardian Online [www.mg.co.za] . ” T h e G r e a t F i r e w a l l of C h i n a ! “ humanrights.org – page can not be displayed tibet.com – page can not be displayed amnistyinternational.org – page can not be displayed […]


China lifts ban on Tiananmen sites – Officials heed pressure from Olympic committee….. Websites on sensitive subjects such as the bloody crackdown on democracy protests in Tiananmen Square in 1989 were accessible in the Chinese capital yester-day as the authorities lifted more internet restrictions in order to meet their Olympic Games commitments….. …. However, Wikipedia’s […]


The Yahoo search portal provides information to Chinese authorities that helped identify and prosecute several journalists and pro-democracy writers in china… The NUJ regards Yahoo!’s actions as a completely unacceptable endorsement of the Chinese authorities. As a result, the NUJ will be cancelling all Yahoo!-operated services and advising all members to boycott Yahoo! until the […]


Freedom of speech – Isn’t that part of their bill of rights? Click on images to see book titles – many are childrens books! Image + Explanation by Eric Wirick – DML East Branch @ flickr AND when you hold yr curser over the image you can see what the titles of the books are […]