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Censorship 2011: A Year That Began and Ended Anonymously


It’s something of a party game, this time of year, to look back and put together lists. Top ten this, bottom five that; trends that are in or out, predictions about the coming calendar year. Of course, it is largely

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Top 25 Censored News 2011: #16 Sweatshops in China Are Making Your iPods While Workers Suffer

Apple’s suppliers such as Foxconn, Dafu and Lian Jian Technology routinely violate China’s “Law on the Prevention and Control of Occupational Diseases.”  Several manufacturers replaced alcohol with n-hexane, which is used to clean parts.  It is a chemical that works

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Apple App Continues to Censor Playboy Despite Hefner’s Tweets

Source: – By Christine Zibas Apple has taken its position, and it’s sticking to it. No nude images for the iPad, despite what Hugh Hefner might say. While there will be an iPad app for the magazine Playboy, it

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Posted in Corporate Censorship

Chuck Colson Accuses Steve Jobs Of Censorship For Nixing Anti-Gay Marriage App

Source: On Top Magazine Chuck Colson has accused Apple CEO Steve Jobs of censorship for rejecting an anti-gay marriage app from its iTunes store and has vowed to fight on, reported. Apple removed the Manhattan Declaration app, a mobile

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Hefner Promises No Censorship of Playboy iPad App

Source: Silicon Republic – By John Kennedy Iconic US publisher Hugh Hefner, who recently regained control of the publishing empire he founded, has promised that when Playboy makes its way to the iPad, it will be uncensored. Hefner, who bought

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LGBT Groups Intolerance Leads Apple to Censor Christian iPhone App

Source: (Dallas Edition) By David DeCouto Another Progressive attack on Freedom of Speech. Apple and Steve Jobs have now joined the ranks of those who use censorship and intolerance in the name of promoting inclusion. A Christian organization,, developed

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