LinkedIn closes in China due to censorship

Photo: Unsplash LinkedIn will stop working in China due to increased censorship The site will cease operation in China due to “a significantly more complex operating environment and higher requirements,” Microsoft said. LinkedIn, a social networking site for professional contacts, will be replaced in China with job search site InJobs due to increased internet censorship […]

Last Western Social Network Leaves China’s Cyberspace

LinkedIn, the social networking site aimed at professional contacts, is pulling the plug on its Chinese version after increased pressure from the authorities. The platform of the American technology giant Microsoft points, among other things, to stricter legal requirements. LinkedIn was the last online social network from the United States to be active in China. […]

Russia blocks access to two news sites critical of the Kremlin

Wladimir Putin Independent media and journalists in Russia face increased pressure from the authorities ahead of the parliamentary elections on September 19. (Photo: Reuters) Moscow The Russian authorities have blocked two Internet news sites that are critical of the Kremlin. Oktritje Media and MBKh Media announced on Wednesday evening that their websites were no longer […]

Anti-Semitism: Facebook & Co are blind to the right eye

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and TikTok largely fail in the fight against hatred and agitation against Jews. The Center for Countering Digital Hate (CCDH) raises this allegation. According to its study “Protection Failure”, the five operators did nothing on an average of 84 percent of the posts reported to them with anti-Semitic conspiracies, extremism and […]

Dominik Graf and Lisa Gotto on Eastern European cinema and censorship – culture

This book is memory work, an attempt to bring back what has been forgotten and repressed – almost half a century of film history in what was once socialist Eastern Europe. Lisa Gotto takes care of Věra Chytilová and Judit Elek and Márta Mészáros, their films “From something else”, ČSSR 1963, or “Summer of Passion”, […]

China censors new episode of “Friends”, Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber are gone

Lady Gaga had to cancel her tour in China in 2016 because of her meeting with the Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama. PHOTO: Reuters Chinese fans of the series “Friends” expressed dissatisfaction with the censorship of Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber and the South Korean group BTS from the special new episode of the series, AFP […]

Regulatory body accuses YouTube of censoring Russian media

You have successfully registeredPlease click the link in the email sent to Send the mail again Regulatory body accuses YouTube of censoring Russian media Regulatory body accuses YouTube of censoring Russian media The Russian media regulator, Roskomnadzor, accused YouTube of regular censorship of Russian media, reported the press service of … 04.24.2021, Sputnik World […]