Censorship

05.23.17
Pakistan investigates army critics on social media
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Pakistan investigates army critics on social media

Authorities are using the country's new cybercrime law to look into the critics' accounts.

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05.05.17
India is cracking down on dissidence posted to WhatsApp
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India is cracking down on dissidence posted to WhatsApp

An Indian man was arrested for sharing a Photoshopped image of the prime minister.

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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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