Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 9th Jun 2011 18:51 UTC
Internet & Networking It's official now. The signs had been there for a while now. While the west bangs on about the importance of freedom and democracy, they don't actually want anyone to have too much of it. The US, France, and the UK have jointly pretty much declared war on freedom on the web.
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RE[2]: Impossible task
by Hypnos on Sat 11th Jun 2011 00:59 UTC in reply to "RE: Impossible task"
Hypnos
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2008-11-19

You're assuming that the Great Firewall actually does something and increases the cost of obtaining information. Piracy, for example, is rampant. Dissident speech is restricted, but not effectively, which is why the party is going after people like Ai WeiWei offline.

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