Posts Tagged ‘CENSORSHIP’

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 […]


Shapiro, says it’s taken 10 years for the show to see the light of day. Thanks to the internet – being censorship/speech free – we can now watch it [Censorship rules in China no thanks to google & mircrosoft agreeing to comply to their rules] Source: BBC World News LINK – Launch Video – I’ve […]


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 […]


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 […]


The age old issue, freedom of expression and speech, raises it’s ugly head again! I have just read WordPress’ announcement re Brazil and the possibility of them being shut down. Here is a link to a site which says it legally jumps in to protect online freedom of speech, among other things Electronic Frontier Foundation […]