· January, 2022

Stories about Censorship from January, 2022

Google removes YouTube ads featuring interrogations of Belarusian political prisoners

The short videos, used to promote pro-government channels, feature opposition members and independent journalists imprisoned by the Lukashenka regime in what look like forced confessions made under duress.

New colonization in Russia’s Arctic threatens indigenous rights

Pressure is growing on indigenous activists from Russia’s north, Siberia, and far east, even though the groups are almost totally uninvolved in politics in the literal sense.

Independent Hong Kong news outlet Citizen News announces shut down

Citizen News was established by a group of veteran journalists in 2017. In its shut down announcement the news team said they can not fulfill their ideals without any worry.

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