Items tagged with: censorship
A legal opinion has found that there are, “real and significant issues” regarding the lawfulness of a clause in the Online Safety Bill.
The opinion finds that there is “likely to be significant interference with freedom of expression that is unforeseeable and which is thus not prescribed by law”.
This represents “a sea change in the way public communication and debate are regulated in this country” as the Bill would require online content to be screened and blocked before it is even posted, with tech companies that don’t comply being sanctioned. #OnlineSafetyBill #censorship #freedomodexpression
The nonprofit #InternetArchive is appealing a judgment that threatens the future of all #libraries.
Big #publishers are suing to cut off libraries’ ownership and #control of digital #books, opening new paths for #censorship.
Please, Internet, Do Your Thing!