· August, 2020

Stories about Censorship from August, 2020

Belarus shuts down internet as thousands protest election results

As Alexander Lukashenka won a sixth consecutive term as president on August 10, Belarusians across the country faced difficulties getting online. Digital rights activists blame the authorities; the authorities blame...

COVID-19 and China's information control policy

China’s strategy to control information and its consequences has become a global concern.

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