Archive for the 'Censorship' Category

Texas Hospital Wants Blogger’s Identity

A hospital in Paris, Texas has filed a defamation suit against an anonymous blogger that has been writing very critical postings about the hospital and their practices.  This is testing the limits of freedom of speech and the rights of whistle-blowers that are trying to expose some wrong doing. This thing is already going the […]

China Shuts Down Over 18,000 Websites

Next month in China there’s a big political event, the “Communist Party Congress” and in preparation for this event Chinese ISP’s and government censors are shutting down websites by the thousands. Basically they’re hitting just about any site that has any potential for people expressing their opinions… Especially when those opinions don’t agree with the […]