Censorship by country
Censorship by country collects information on censorship, Internet censorship, Freedom of the Press, Freedom of speech, and Human Rights by country and presents it in a sortable table, together with l...
Iran Bans Pokemon Go Over 'Security Concerns'
Iran has become the first country to officially ban Pokemon Go, with authorities citing “security concerns” as the reason for their decision. The Iranian High Council of Virtual Spaces, an official bo...
Fleeting expletive
A fleeting expletive is a non-scripted verbal profanity or obscenity expressed and broadcast during a live television broadcast or radio broadcast. The term appears primarily in discussions of United...
Contents of the United States diplomatic cables leak (Saudi Arabia)
Content from the United States diplomatic cables leak has depicted Saudi Arabia and related subjects extensively. The leak, which began on 28 November 2010, occurred when the website of WikiLeaks...
Iran Bans Pokemon Go Over 'Security Concerns'
Iran has become the first country to officially ban Pokemon Go, with authorities citing “security concerns” as the reason for their decision. The Iranian High Council of Virtual Spaces, an official bo...
List of films banned in Chile
This article lists 35 mm films and videos that were banned in Chile between 1972 and 2001.
In 1974, during General Augusto Pinochet's dictatorship (1973–1990), a film censorship decree allowed the...
Bureau of Censorship (Russian Empire)
The Bureau of Censorship (Russian: Цензурный комитет) was a bureau set up in the Ministry of Education of the Russian Empire following the passage of an enabling law on July 9, 1804.The censorship...
Bureau of Censorship (Russian Empire) - Wikipedia
Jenin, Jenin
Jenin, Jenin is a film directed by Mohammed Bakri, a prominent Arab actor and Israeli citizen, in order to portray what Bakri calls "the Palestinian truth" about the "Battle of Jenin", a clash betwee...
Jenin, Jenin - Wikipedia
This Is Not a Film
This Is Not a Film (Persian: In film nist - این فیلم نیست‎) is an Iranian documentary film by Jafar Panahi and Mojtaba Mirtahmasb. It was released on 28 September 2011 in France, distributed by...
This Is Not a Film - Wikipedia
Mike Campbell (Pvt) Ltd and Others v Republic of Zimbabwe
Mike Campbell (Pvt) Ltd et al. v. Republic of Zimbabwe is a case decided by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Tribunal (hereinafter "the Tribunal"). The Tribunal held that the Zimbabwe...
Censorship in Bhutan
Censorship in Bhutan refers to the way in which the Government of Bhutan controls information within its borders. There are no laws that either guarantee citizens' right to information or explicitly s...
Censorship in Venezuela
Censorship in Venezuela refers to all actions which can be considered as suppression in speech in the country. Reporters Without Borders ranked Venezuela 116th out of 180 countries in its World Press ...
Terrorism Act 2000
The Terrorism Act 2000 (c.11) is the first of a number of general Terrorism Acts passed by the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It superseded and repealed the Prevention of Terrorism (Temporary Provi...
Terrorism Act 2000 - Wikipedia
Film Review Office
In the Weimar Republic, and later in Nazi Germany, the Film Review Office (German: Filmprüfstelle) was responsible for censorship of the film industry within Germany. The Office had two locations: one...
Defence (Emergency) Regulations
The Defence (Emergency) Regulations are an expansive set of regulations first promulgated by the British authorities in mandatory Palestine in 1945. Along with the entire body of Mandate legislation, ...
Ion Valentin Anestin
Ion Valentin Anestin (December 24, 1900 – December 6, 1963) was a Romanian graphic artist, engraver, painter, sculptor, journalist and dramatist. Noted as a caricaturist and art critic, he was the fat...
Ion Valentin Anestin - Wikipedia
Censorship in Thailand
Censorship in Thailand is very significant. Harassment, manipulation, and strict control of political news was common under the Thaksin government (2001–2006), restrictions and media harassment worse...
Censorship in Thailand - Wikipedia
Russian government censorship of Chechnya coverage
Since the start of the Second Chechen War in 1999, Russian federal authorities are alleged to have implemented a plan to use legal and extralegal methods to limit media access to the conflict region.<...
Russian government censorship of Chechnya coverage - Wikipedia
Internet in Ukraine
The Internet in Ukraine is well developed and steadily growing, mostly uninfluenced by the global financial crisis; in April 2012 rapid growth was forecast for at least two more years. As of 2011, Ukr...
Near v. Minnesota
Near v. Minnesota, 283 U.S. 697 (1931), was a landmark United States Supreme Court decision that recognized the freedom of the press by roundly rejecting prior restraints on publication, a principle t...
Near v. Minnesota - Wikipedia
Telecommunications in Cuba
Telecommunications in Cuba consists mainly of NTSC analog television, analog radio, telephony, AMPS, D-AMPS, and GSM mobile telephony, and the Internet. Telephone service is provided through ETECSA (T...
Tikun Olam (blog)
Tikun Olam (Hebrew: תקון עולם‎ tikkun olam, "repairing the world") is a Seattle-based political blog that regularly reports on Israeli security matters. The blog was created in 2003 by Richard S...
Pantera Bionda
Pantera Bionda was an Italian comics series, launched on 24 April 1948. It featured Pantera Bionda ("Blonde Panther"), a jungle girl inspired by American characters such as Sheena and Nyoka, and was c...
Pantera Bionda - Wikipedia
Censorship in New Zealand
Censorship in New Zealand has changed over the years to reflect the demands for a more liberal application of the law on contentious publications.The Office of Film and Literature Classification (OFLC...
Flowers for Algernon
Flowers for Algernon is a science fiction short story and subsequent novel written by Daniel Keyes. The short story, written in 1958 and first published in the April 1959 issue of The Magazine of Fant...
Flowers for Algernon - Wikipedia
Little Sister's Book and Art Emporium
Little Sister's Book and Art Emporium, also known as Little Sister's Bookstore, but usually called "Little Sister's," is an independent bookstore in the Davie Village / West End of Vancouver, British ...
Little Sister's Book and Art Emporium - Wikipedia
Langit Makin Mendung
"Langit Makin Mendung" ("The Sky is Increasingly Cloudy") is a controversial Indonesian short story. Published in Sastra magazine under the pen name Kipandjikusmin in August 1968, it tells the story o...
Langit Makin Mendung - Wikipedia