Tag Archives: censorship

Against the grayzone: the article Max Blumenthal doesn’t want you to read

The following article was originally published by the Southern Poverty Law Centre. Max Blumenthal, one of the figures discussed in it, apparently objected to the contents of the article, and rather than writing a reply pointing out where he thought … Continue reading

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…as long as you’re not dumb enough to actually try it: once more on free speech and censorship

Free speech and censorship are subjects that’ve attracted a lot of attention recently, and look likely to carry on causing controversy for a while to come. The most heated and high-profile debates have been around Islam and blasphemy, but that’s … Continue reading

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Ironic comments

So far, I’ve not written much about the recent terrorist atrocities in France, or the various controversies that have sprung up in their wake. Given the huge amount of words that have been spent on these events and issues already, … Continue reading

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ATOS kills – the words that sank a website.

As reported on the Void recently, ATOS have been trying to censor websites carrying content that criticised them. Here’s the article that they don’t want you to read: Atos Macht Frei – Atos Origin Team Up With Gas Chamber Firm! Atos … Continue reading

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A few recent events, and the words Paul Dacre doesn’t want you to read…

Last week, the peace campaigner Brian Haw died. This fact got a bit of attention in the mainstream press. Meanwhile, unnoticed by the media, another thorn in the side of the state passed away: Bob from Manchester Anarchist Federation. I … Continue reading

Posted in Internationalism, Internet, Protests, Racism, Repression, Strikes, Unemployment/claimants and welfare | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Beating police repression after the student occupation/beating police censorship of the internet

Sorry about the silence of late, I intend to do a proper thinky piece later today, but it might end up being tomorrow or something, depending on how useless I end up being. First, a quick round-up of good anarcho … Continue reading

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