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Censorship in America: Hate Speech Overview

Hate speech is, outside the law, any communication that disparages a person or a group on the basis of some characteristic such as race, color, ethnicity, gender, disability, sexual orientation, nationality, religion, or other characteristic. In law, hate speech is

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Don’t Allow Censorship to Get a Foot in the Door

Source: Business Day – By Anton Harber OURS is a vuvuzela democracy: noisy in a joyous and sometimes painful way, repeatedly testing our tolerance for unpleasant — even harmful — cacophony. This week, Kuli Roberts’s Sunday World column caused a

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Censorship on YouTube

Palestinian Media Watch says YouTube has closed down the PMW main video account — on the grounds of ‘violating YouTube terms of use’ by supposedly propagating hate speech through these videos: …Read more…

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