Stories about Censorship from June, 2021
"You can’t stand up. But you don’t want to kneel down. Then you can only lie down flat."
"Apple has clearly been forced to comply with legal regulations in Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan."
A foreign journalist loses accreditation, a pro-LBGT blogger is beaten and another blogger gets a heavy sentence on dubious charges.
In Myanmar's history, poets have shown solidarity with the ordinary people and have been at the frontline in every revolution.
Nigerian government suspends Twitter after controversy over president's deleted tweet threatening violence
Nigeria twitter users from different ethnic groups adopted Igbo names while trending the #IamIgboToo hashtag to express their solidarity with the Igbo people, targets of President Buhari’s offensive tweet.
In the first quarter of 2021, physical attacks, destruction or damage to activists’ property, and attempted intimidation of human rights defenders were the most common, in addition to digital threats.
Twitter expressed concern about the “use of intimidation tactics by the police” and “the potential threat to freedom of expression” for the Indian users.