Pakistan escalates its internet censorship
Posted in: Censorship at 27/07/2011 18:42
Censorship of political content has no place in Pakistan's democracy, which guarantees freedom of expression.
When websites are blocked in a country with over 20 million internet users, people tend to notice. In Pakistan, where the openness of the internet has been threatened regularly for more than half a decade, new developments are quickly noticed by the country's online populace.