Labor’s Web-Filter Folly

I still believe the web-filter is never going to see the light of day. But, in the meantime, we’re setting a Western precedent so that every questionable government in the world can justify their draconian censorship schemes.

‘Web filter shelved during review of RC material
http://www.news.com.au/technology’/communications-minister-stephen-conroy-shelves-controversial-plan-to-censor-the-internet/story-e6frfro0-1225889790995

‘Has Conroy just rolled on the net filter?’
http://www.thepunch.com.au/articles/has-conroy-just-rolled-on-the-net-filter/

‘Porn ban on net and mobiles mulled by South Africa’
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/10180937.stm

10 July, 2010

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