Censorship

05.02.17
China increases restrictions on internet news outlets
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China increases restrictions on internet news outlets

Under the rules, every online media platform’s editorial staff must be party-approved.

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05.02.17
China is recruiting 20,000 people to create its own Wikipedia
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China is recruiting 20,000 people to create its own Wikipedia

Launching in 2018, the government-run site will have over 300,000 entries.

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05.01.17
Netflix gives controversial '13 Reasons Why' series more viewer warnings
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Netflix gives controversial '13 Reasons Why' series more viewer warnings

A new caution message will pre-empt the first episode.

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04.27.17
Cyberbullying nets '13 Reasons Why' mature rating in New Zealand
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Cyberbullying nets '13 Reasons Why' mature rating in New Zealand

Its portrayal of youth suicide is chief among New Zealand censors' concerns.

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03.20.17
YouTube pledges to 'fix' Restricted Mode's LGBTQ+ censorship
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YouTube pledges to 'fix' Restricted Mode's LGBTQ+ censorship

The company says that filtering out the videos along with mature content was a 'mistake.'

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03.20.17
YouTube responds to allegations it censored LGBTQ+ videos
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YouTube responds to allegations it censored LGBTQ+ videos

The company has been forced to defend itself after the #YouTubeIsOverParty started.

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