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Outcry as Charlie Hebdo depicts Meghan Markle as George Floyd | Black Lives Matter News

The French satirical magazine’s new cover shows Queen Elizabeth pressing her knee against Meghan Markle’s neck. The French satirical magazine…

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Malaysia cites COVID-19 misinformation with new ‘fake news’ law | Media News

Critics worry broadly worded law, imposed without going through parliament, will curb freedom of speech. Malaysia, which is currently under…

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Pakistani court orders TikTok banned over ‘obscene content’ | Social Media News

The ruling says some videos uploaded on the popular platform are ‘unacceptable for Pakistani society’. Islamabad, Pakistan – A Pakistani…

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Has free speech been cancelled?

We debate censorship, ‘cancel culture’ and Big Tech’s role with journalists Glenn Greenwald and Yasmin Alibhai-Brown. Credit

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Why is Myanmar’s military blocking the internet? | Censorship News

Yangon, Myanmar – Hours after the Myanmar military seized power in a coup on February 1, it cut the internet.…

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India plans new social media controls after face-off with Twitter | Censorship News

New Delhi, angry with Twitter for ignoring request to erase accounts, wants content down within 36 hours when asked. Chafing…

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Facebook blocks news content in Australia in dispute over new law | Media News

Facebook has blocked Australian users of its platform from reading and sharing local and international news, stepping up its campaign…

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Parler, the conservative social media platform, back online | Donald Trump News

Removed from web hosting services in January, Parler is a favourite of conservatives who decry ‘censorship’. Parler, the social media…

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TikTok sale to Walmart, Oracle put on ice by Biden team: Report | Donald Trump News

The WSJ reported the sale of the popular video-sharing app has been delayed indefinitely as the Biden administration reviews actions…

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Facebook cracks down on anti-vaccine accounts amid COVID surge | Coronavirus pandemic News

Facebook announced it will also give $120m in free advertising to health departments and nongovernmental organisations that share accurate information…

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