23 November 2013

China's New Censorship Plan: Three Years In Prison If You Get 500 Retweets Of A 'Harmful' Post

As we've noted before, the online community is kept on a pretty tight leash in China, with information deemed subversive or just embarrassing disappearing quickly from the networks. But it seems that's not enough. Global Voices is reporting that yet another approach is being tried to discourage "offenders" from posting in the first place

On Techdirt.

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