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This post has got me thinking about censorship; how our views have changed, when do we decide to change our laws and how censorship is a very subjective issue…. 8 more words
After considering censorship of both sex and violence, as a conclusion to this film and censorship series I wish to consider censorship as it exists today, and whether it is something to be expanded upon in the future, or something that merely sinks away in a new age, driven by what I consider to be “self-censorship” that is made readily available via the presence of the internet in today’s society. 563 more words
“Video Nasty” refers to a selection of films released on VHS in the UK that came under heavy debate due to their violent, visceral content (1). 331 more words
Our constitution is under attack yet again, this time from South Africa’s Film and Publication Board (FPB). They effectively want to censor the Internet – only they’re not calling it censorship, of course, but regulation. 587 more words
Prompted by “There’s No Such Thing as Unbiased Journalism, So Stop Pretending”: http://reason.com/archives/2015/05/22/theres-no-such-thing-as-unbiased-journal
“If you’re an intellectually curious person—and if you’re a journalist, let’s assume that you are—you are likely to have embraced a number of notions about how the world works, how it should work and who should be running it. 951 more words