Sunday, January 29, 2012

#OWS Update : Twitter Censorship & 300 protesters Arrested at Occupy Oakland & Protests In Poland Against Internet Censorship

Twitter's New Censorship Policy

Uploaded by TheAlyonaShow on Jan 27, 2012
Yesterday, Twitter made a major announcement that they're expanding their operations world-wide. They have yet to say which countries they'll be extending their business to, but with the news of their expansion, they also announced that they'll be using a new censorship policy. See in order for twitter to exist in certain countries, they have to agree to comply with that country's policies on freedom of expression when it comes to censoring certain information. So twitter will begin censoring on a country by country basis.

ACTA of War: Cyber attacks & street protests over 'censorship' bill

Uploaded by RussiaToday on Jan 26, 2012
There's swelling anger in Poland over the country signing up with others to a global anti-piracy pact. Critics say the deal is as bad, if not worse, than America's planned laws, which were shelved when web giants like Wikipedia and Google went on a protest blackout. RT's Alexey Yaroshevsky is in Warsaw where the fear is that big corporations now have the power to take individual internet users offline at a whim.

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