Censoring the Internet

Originally post on Political Duo.

According to wikileaks, the German authorities have shut down German, wikileaks.de without notice, a fortnight after the house of the domain sponsor, Theodor Reppe, was searched by the police. Continue reading

How Influence People and Lose Votes

Seems Stephen Conroy, Minister for Broadband, Communications and Digital Economy, really is getting carried away with his new portfolio!

Not only is he persuing his original net-nanny software on the web but he is now upping the ante with a two tier system – “one level of mandatory filtering for all Australians and an optional level that will provide a “clean feed”, censoring adult material.”

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