Russia could ban Facebook as early as next year.
The censorship push comes amid a strengthening of Chinese patriotism following the re-election of Xi Jinping to a five-year presidential term.
For a long time it was wrongly assumed that activism, feminism and human rights were only threatened in only in non-Western countries, but what happened in Turkey could happen anywhere.
Amid arguments about censorship on college campuses, elementary school libraries are becoming settings for these debates as well, with the majority of Republicans believing texts featuring LGBTQ characters don't belong there.
The Harry Potter series was the most challenged book last decade. Now, books with LGBT characters are most at risk.
From Alexei Navalny's "crooks and thieves" jibe to the manatee that keeps waiting around, Russians have found innovative ways to criticize the government online.
The network had irked the socialist government with various reports, including one alleging that Venezuelan passports and visas were being sold illegally at the embassy in Iraq.
Amnesty International slammed the law as a "draconian" attempt to stifle criticism.
Imogen Wilson, 22, was accused of violating “safe space” at a council meeting at Edinburgh University.
In June 1989 Newsweek examined Chinese state-run media’s coverage of the Tiananmen Square Massacre, which took place 26 years ago today.
Only Turkey and Russia rank higher than Germany in the number of demands sent to Twitter for content to be removed.
An anti-censorship advocate suggested the Great Firewall was to blame.