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Iran: Censorship kills cinema, says acclaimed Iranian film director

Iran: Censorship kills cinema, says acclaimed Iranian film director | Censorship & Artistic Freedom | Scoop.it
“Censorship kills cinema. Sometimes a little pressure gives filmmakers more energy to fight it. But strangulate them and they will die. That’s why many Iranian filmmakers are not able to make films...
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“Judgement Day” for freedom of artistic expression - AMA

“Judgement Day” for freedom of artistic expression AMA On 25 July 2013, Natalia Zabolotna, the director of the Mystetskyi Arsenal Museum, incited surprise and outrage when she destroyed a painting – on display in the gallery – by artist Volodymyr...
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NYPD attempts to censor anticipated Park Avenue art project - The Guardian (blog)

NYPD attempts to censor anticipated Park Avenue art project - The Guardian (blog) | Censorship & Artistic Freedom | Scoop.it
The Guardian (blog) NYPD attempts to censor anticipated Park Avenue art project The Guardian (blog) And if you want to censor it – I've never in my life censored a work, and I won't do it." I'm sure the free speech that echoes through the tunnel...
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UK Porn Filter Could Also Censor Other Content - Mashable

UK Porn Filter Could Also Censor Other Content - Mashable | Censorship & Artistic Freedom | Scoop.it
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Last week, UK Prime Minister David Cameron announced that broadband subscribers will be required to declare if they want to maintain access to online pornography.
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'Censorship': Anti-Abortion Activists Prepare to Battle the ... - The Blaze

'Censorship': Anti-Abortion Activists Prepare to Battle the ... - The Blaze | Censorship & Artistic Freedom | Scoop.it
Pro-life groups have had enough of what they call a "media blackout" when it comes to the abortion issue. So, they're coming together to hold a "March on the Media" this Thursday. The protest rally is being organized by Lila ...
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THE ALPHA OMEGA ARTS: Russia Cracks Down on Artistic Freedom Before 2014 Winter Olympics

THE ALPHA OMEGA ARTS: Russia Cracks Down on Artistic Freedom Before 2014 Winter Olympics | Censorship & Artistic Freedom | Scoop.it
A&O Principle #7: Never CENSOR creative expression | Russia cracks down on artistic freedom http://t.co/r9J9T2RoyT
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UN report on the right to artistic expression and creation

UN report on the right to artistic expression and creation | Censorship & Artistic Freedom | Scoop.it
The 25-page report is now available in all UN languages. “This is the first time such a comprehensive study is carried out. Unfortunately artists all over the world are trapped between political, r...
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Censorship is stifling Australia's artistic freedom of expression

Censorship is stifling Australia's artistic freedom of expression | Censorship & Artistic Freedom | Scoop.it
Challenging Australian artworks are being attacked and censored. If we are only permitted to view 'correct' works then art's primary function is destroyed
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LIFT: Limpeh Is Foreign Talent: A view from the UK on Singapore's latest censorship episode

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Burma: Freedom of expression in transition - Index On Censorship

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In March this year, Index co-produced a symposium on artistic freedom of expression with local partners, the first public conversation of its kind in recent history.
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Singapore Media and Censorship · Global Voices

Singapore Media and Censorship · Global Voices | Censorship & Artistic Freedom | Scoop.it
Control at the paper is exercised both overtly and through more subtle means. Self-censorship, meanwhile, is ubiquitous. …it was not uncommon for reporters to alter their stories at a very late stage because the “newsmaker” ...
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Pro-lifers to march against media censorship of 'gruesome' abortion - Washington Times (blog)

Pro-lifers to march against media censorship of 'gruesome' abortion - Washington Times (blog) | Censorship & Artistic Freedom | Scoop.it
Pro-lifers to march against media censorship of 'gruesome' abortion Washington Times (blog) The network's headquarters in the nation's capital will be the focal point of the Life March on the Media rally, an event organized by pro-life factions who...
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The ANFC - “Originally, punk was born out of artistic... | Facebook

The ANFC - “Originally, punk was born out of artistic... | Facebook | Censorship & Artistic Freedom | Scoop.it
“Originally, punk was born out of artistic freedom and a really left-wing political sense. It’s got nothing to do with that now. I find myself saying to...
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