Internet censorship in Australia
Internet censorship in Australia currently consists of a regulatory regime under which the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has the power to enforce content restrictions on Interne...
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Internet censorship by country
This list of Internet censorship and surveillance by country provides information on the types and levels of Internet censorship, filtering, and surveillance that is occurring in countries around the ...
Internet Censorship in the United Kingdom
Internet censorship in the United Kingdom takes diverse forms. The country was listed among the "Enemies of the Internet" in 2014 by Reporters Without Borders, a category of countries with the highest...
Australian Classification Board
The Classification Board (CB) is an Australian statutory classification and censorship body formed by the Australian Government which classifies films, video games and publications for exhibition, sal...
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Internet censorship in Belarus
Censorship in Belarus, although prohibited by the country's constitution, is enforced by a number of laws. These include a law that makes insulting the president punishable by up to five years in pris...
Internet censorship in Pakistan
Internet censorship in Pakistan is government control of information sent and received using the Internet in Pakistan.Pakistan made global headlines in 2010 for blocking Facebook and other Web sites ...
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Internet censorship in the People's Republic of China
Internet censorship in China is conducted under a wide variety of laws and administrative regulations. In accordance with these laws, more than sixty Internet regulations have been made by the governm...
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Internet Watch Foundation
The Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) is a registered charity based in Cambridgeshire, England. It states that its remit is "to minimise the availability of 'potentially criminal' Internet content, spec...
Internet censorship in Italy
Italy has one of the lowest levels of press freedom in Europe. A 2009 report by Freedom House classified Italy as "partly free", ranking it behind most former communist states of eastern Europe.Censo...
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 ...
Internet censorship in the United States
Internet censorship in the United States is the suppression of information published or viewed on the internet in the United States. The protection of freedom of speech and expression against federal,...
Internet censorship in South Africa
Internet censorship in South Africa is a developing topic.
South Africa is not individually classified by the OpenNet Initiative, but is included in ONI's regional overview for sub-Saharan Africa....
Internet censorship in Romania
Internet censorship in Romania is mainly related to the filtering of sites with pornographic content hosted in Romania.Although several proposals have been made to censor pornographic sites so far not...
Internet censorship in New Zealand
Internet censorship in New Zealand refers to filtering website traffic to prevent Internet users in New Zealand from accessing certain selected sites and material, specifically material that deals wit...
Internet censorship in Nepal
Although through 2010 less than 23 percent of Nepal's population used the Internet, use of the Internet in Nepal is growing rapidly. This is the result of a competitive Internet service provider (ISP)...
Internet censorship in Malawi
The government of Malawi does not systematically filter or block Internet content. However, the government has blocked access to news sites and social media in isolated incidents in efforts to quell p...
Internet censorship in Egypt
The Internet in Egypt is built upon a various infrastructure, including widespread broadband Internet access via ADSL. Internet freedom in Egypt under the rule of Hosni Mubarak was rated as only "part...
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Internet censorship in North Korea
The media of North Korea is among the most strictly controlled in the world. The constitution notionally provides for freedom of speech and the press; however, the government prohibits the exercise o...
Human rights in Lebanon
Human rights in Lebanon refers to the state of human rights in Lebanon, which have been considered to be on par with global standards, lately. However, human rights organizations say that security for...
Internet censorship in Ireland
Internet censorship in Ireland is a controversial issue with the introduction of a graduated response policy in 2008 followed by an effort to block certain file sharing sites starting in February 2009...
Internet censorship in Iceland
The use of the Internet in Iceland places Iceland among the top countries in the world in terms of Internet deployment and use.
Data compiled by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Deve...
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Internet censorship in Germany
Internet censorship in Germany is practiced by law as well as the effect of some court decisions. An example of content censored by law is the removal of web sites from Google search results that deny...
Internet censorship in Iran
Internet censorship in Iran has been increasing. In the first few years of the 21st century, Iran experienced a great surge in Internet usage, and, with 20 million people on the Internet, currently ha...
Internet censorship in Finland
Censorship in Finland refers to government policies in controlling and regulating certain information.
In 1686, the office of Censor of Books, which was to monitor literature imported and publishe...
Internet censorship in Denmark
Censorship in Denmark has been prohibited since 1849 by the Constitution:This effectively means that published material does not need prior acceptance from a censor before being released, also known a...
Network neutrality
Net neutrality (also network neutrality, Internet neutrality, or net equality) is the principle that Internet service providers and governments should treat all data on the Internet equally, not discr...
Internet censorship in Canada
In Canada, appeals by the judiciary to community standards and the public interest are the ultimate determinants of which forms of expression may legally be published, broadcast, or otherwise publicly...
Internet censorship in Brazil
Censorship in Brazil, both cultural and political, occurred throughout the whole period following the colonization of the country. Even though most state censorship ended just before the period of red...
Internet censorship in Saudi Arabia
Books, newspapers, magazines, broadcast media and Internet access are censored in Saudi Arabia.In 2014, Reporters Without Borders describes the government as "relentless in its censorship of the Saudi...
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Internet censorship in India
Internet censorship in India is selectively practiced by both federal and state governments. While there is no sustained government policy or strategy to block access to Internet content on a large sc...
Internet censorship in India - Wikipedia