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Parents TV Council recommends
Eighth Grade, as screened at events where the R rating age restrictions were relaxed


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9th Aug
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Censorship and control
American politicians are debating the need for internet regulation of social media
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4th Aug
Mein Kampf
The business bourgeoisie know nothing except their profit
Amazon is banning Nazi themed products from its stores

2nd Aug
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Offsite Article
Offsite Article: New Halloween movie gets an MPAA R rating
The producers would have been burned at the stake had they tried to release a PG-13 movie
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30th Jul
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Reigning in the US internet bad boys
In light of Facebook's disgraceful disregard for its users' digital wellbeing, Trump's government seems to be stepping in and preparing a GDPR style privacy law
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28th Jul
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Offsite Article: Fake Claims
US House Judiciary Committee Falsely Claims Credit For Stopping 90% Of All Sex Trafficking Because Of FOSTA internet censorship

27th Jul
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Offsite Article: Growing apart
The vast gap between how the US and Europe think about teens, sex and film censors

22nd Jul
Poster Eighth Grade 2018 Bo Burnham
Offsite Article
Offsite Article: A few too many 'fucks'
Bo Burnham refused to edit R-rated Eighth Grade into PG-13 and advises teenagers to sneak in
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20th Jul
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Updated: EFF Asks Court to Block Enforcement of FOSTA While Lawsuit Proceeds
Law Is Causing Online Censorship and Removal of Protected Speech
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19th Jul
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Angry art
Threatening image of Donald Trump quickly taken down in Portland, Oregon
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11th Jul
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EFF Sues to Invalidate the US internet censorship law FOSTA
By demonstrating that legitimate businesses are being unconstitutionally censored
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The Hustle
MGM to hustle the MPAA to reduce its R rating to PG-13
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Unbelievable censorship
Censorship prevails in a Pennsylvania court supporting a transport company who claim that just the mention of the word 'atheists' is somehow controversial

1st Jul
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Offsite Article
Offsite Article: How PG-13 dominates over R
Once, a long fucking time ago, the R-rated movie was king. By Micah Mertes
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29th Jun
Electronic Frontier Foundation
Vague language and multiple layers of ambiguity
Human rights organisations petition the courts to block the US internet censorship law named FOSTA
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28th Jun
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CALifornia Internet Police against HATE (CALIPHATE)
California considers a bill to appoint a board of internet censors targeting social media

27th Jun
Updated: The Agony and The Ecstasy
Games developer Madmind cancels patch and announces instead that Agony Unrated will be released on Steam, and later that it is cancelled again
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17th Jun
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With all due respect
Dozens rally against censoring of Pittsburgh Post-Gazette cartoonist Rob Rogers and particularly his jokes about Trump which got him sacked
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15th Jun
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Always a hero
An eloquent 1941 letter by Humphrey Bogart opposing film censorship
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12th Jun
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Offsite Article
Offsite Article: Fake news
Hollywood is not impressed by a New York State bill banning deep fakes on the grounds they like to do a little deep fakery themselves


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