START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Society & Culture

THE AUDIENCE IS NOT STUPID: THE BACKWARD LOGIC OF CHINA'S TV CENSORS
Society & Culture  (tags: censorship, China, world, rights, news, politics, ethics, culture, society, law, government, freedoms, abuse, media, tv )

Cal
- 1029 days ago - worldcrunch.com
After a series of bans on game shows and dance contests, Chinese television now faces new restrictions on foreign programming. But even beyond its wariness of the outside world, Beijing doesn't understand that stifling popular culture can eventually kill
Vote for the Net ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: censorship, internet, freedoms, SOPA, PROTECT IP, voters, candidates )

Nancy
- 1044 days ago - voteforthenet.com
"In 2012, I will only support candidates who stand for Internet freedom and who oppose the PROTECT IP Act and SOPA. I will work against any candidate, of any party, who votes to censor and stifle the Internet."
Stop the Censorship of Huck Finn ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, freedoms, rights, books, censorship, protection )

Cher
- 1435 days ago - change.org
Let's tell NewSouth Books that students deserve better than a censored version of our nation's racial past, and that they should cancel the release of the censored Huck Finn.
Pakistan Blocks Facebook For 'Draw Muhammad Day'
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, religion, media, Facebook, censorship, society, freedoms, world, internet, news, politics, rights )

Cal
- 1673 days ago - npr.org
Pakistan's government ordered Internet service providers to block Facebook on Wednesday amid anger over a page that encourages users to post images of Islam's Prophet Muhammad.
Propaganda and the Burmese Media
Society & Culture  (tags: Burma, Censorship, Propaganda )

Ben
- 1925 days ago - irrawaddy.org
Burma's notorious censorship board, called the Press Scrutiny and Registration Division, has allowed a private Rangoon journal to publish translated versions of articles that have appeared in the international media. An unusual event in Burma...
Freedom of Expression
Society & Culture  (tags: Free Speech, Human Rights, Censorship )

Ben
- 2094 days ago - hrea.org
Freedom of Expression; If You have it - don't take it for granted!
First It Was Censored, Now It's Not
Society & Culture  (tags: censorship, Verizon, NARAL, text messages )

RC
- 2638 days ago - nytimes.com
Verizon had initially decided to disallow request from Naral Pro-Choice America, the abortion rights group, to make Verizon's mobile network available for a text-message program. They've reversed that decision.
Sally Field Censored at Emmys for Talking About War
Society & Culture  (tags: emmys, censorship, censored, civil rights, Censorship is UnAmerican!, Sally Field, first amendment, swearing, Iraq War, antiwar, anti-war, peace, speech, news, mothers, women, motherhood )

Connie
- 2648 days ago - connietalk.com
Wait, there is something about the Emmys worth posting! Sally Field was censored by FOX talking about the war!! FOX cut her off because she used a "God-related swear":
Another Censor at the Emmy Awards!! This Time, Kathy Griffin!
Society & Culture  (tags: censorship, FOX network, freedom of speech, Kathy Griffin, Sally Field, Sat.-9/15/07, comedian, Emmy winner )

K. A.
- 2648 days ago - realityblurred.com
Upon winning this past Saturday, Kathy said, "Can you believe this shit? I guess hell froze over. lots of people come up here and thank Jesus for this award. I want you to know that no one had less to do with this award than Jesus. So, all I can is......
Censorship 'Changes Face of Net'
Society & Culture  (tags: Censorship, media, internet, freedoms )

Kemsa
- 2749 days ago - blacklistednews.com
Amnesty International has warned that the internet "could change beyond all recognition" unless action is taken against the erosion of online freedoms. The warning comes ahead of a conference organised by Amnesty, where victims of repression...........
Poland to Ban Schools From Discussing Homosexuality
Society & Culture  (tags: censorship, europe, HumanRights, education, freedoms, gayrights )


- 2825 days ago - guardian.co.uk
The Polish government is to ban discussions on homosexuality in schools and educational institutions across the country, with teachers facing the sack, fines or imprisonment.
MySpace Restricting Users Content
Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, culture, freedoms, internet, law, media, censorship )

Emily
- 2828 days ago - nytimes.com
MySpace, the Web's largest social network, has gradually been imposing limits on the software tools that users can embed in their pages, like music and video players that also deliver advertising or enable transactions...
   

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Society & Culture

Most Active Stories Today in Society & Culture tagged with censorship

top story finders in Society & Culture

1. Alexandra G. 4 popular stories

2. Ana MESNER 4 popular stories

3. Natasha Salgado 4 popular stories

4. Dalia H. 4 popular stories

5. Richard S. 4 popular stories

6. Sharon l. 3 popular stories

7. Jason B. 3 popular stories

8. Candy B. 3 popular stories

9. john pierce 3 popular stories

10. AniMae Chi 3 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!