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Belarus, U.S.: “Nationality Censorship in the U.S.”

Evgeny Morozov writes on Newsweek.com about a case of censorship by a U.S. web-hosting company involving a Washington, D.C.-based Belarusian, Yaraslau Kryvoi – LJ user yarik, whose own English-language account of what happened is here: “When I called for clarifications, a Bluehost representative told me that I “abused” their terms of service because I happened to be in Belarus when I set up my account with them. […] According to Bluehost, Belarus is a “Sanctioned Country” and this is why I am not good enough to be their customer.”

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