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With over 100,000 subscribers, Filtershekanha serves as a compelling case study in how Iranians evade internet censorship.
Political pages are accessible, but Justin Bieber and the Kardashians are blocked. Saddled with a censorship regime that is both exhaustive and ineffective, Iranian authorities are experimenting with “intelligent” filtering.
"It is likely that this attack, with its potential for political backlash, would require the approval of high-level authorities within the Chinese government."
Just as streets and highways determine how we drive through a city, the coding of the Internet has immediate influence on our conduct.
As more and more public information becomes freely accessible, how should these documents be managed? Advocates in Latin America, a global leader access to public data, tackle the question.