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Anti-Islam video 'producer' Nakoula arrested

Anti-Islam video 'producer' Nakoula arrested | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
Judge orders man detained without bail and dubs him flight risk after he was accused of violating terms of probation.
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Lawyers Rally Around Anti-Muslim Filmmaker

Lawyers Rally Around Anti-Muslim Filmmaker | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
Nakoula Basseley Nakoula is in jail with bail for violating probation.
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Al-Azhar objects to film on Prophet Mohamed | Egypt Independent

Al-Azhar objects to film on Prophet Mohamed | Egypt Independent | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
  Al-Azhar rejected and expressed deep concern over Iran’s intention to produce a movie that personifies the Prophet Mohamed and recounts his life story.
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Now 2 bounties on producer of anti-Islamic film - CNN

Now 2 bounties on producer of anti-Islamic film - CNN | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
DAWN.comNow 2 bounties on producer of anti-Islamic filmCNNIslamabad, Pakistan (CNN) -- For the second time in less than two weeks, a prominent Pakistani is offering a six-figure bounty to anyone who kills the man who produced "Innocence of Muslims,"...
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Thousands protest over anti-Islam film in Kano Nigeria

Thousands protest over anti-Islam film in Kano Nigeria | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
Tens of thousands of Muslims march in Kano, the biggest city in northern Nigeria, to protest at an anti-Islam video posted on Youtube.
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Pakistani families count cost of anti-Islam film protests

Pakistani families count cost of anti-Islam film protests | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
The BBC's Aleem Maqbool in the Pakistani city of Karachi discovers the devastating human cost to last week's protests against a Western made anti-Islam film.
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I Read Banned Books

I Read Banned Books | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
I believe banning books is only a hop, skip and a jump away from burning books. Books are more than a window to another world, an escape, or a place to stretch the wings of your imagination. They l...

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Plymouth-Canton schools ban book from AP class--The Eastern Echo

Plymouth-Canton Community Schools have recently banned the book “Waterland” by Graham Swift from AP English classes, and reviewed the book “Beloved” by Toni Morrison for banning as well.


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Media professionals warn against Internet censorship

Media professionals warn against Internet censorship | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it

worries about increased restrictions on online material


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Jailing of 'Innocence of Muslims' creator raises free speech worries

Jailing of 'Innocence of Muslims' creator raises free speech worries | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
As rioting over the anti-Islam film "Innocence of Muslims" spread across the Muslim world, President Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton both deplored the film's message but defended...
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Man behind anti-Islam film due in LA court next week - Reuters

Man behind anti-Islam film due in LA court next week - Reuters | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
Moneycontrol.comMan behind anti-Islam film due in LA court next weekReutersLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A California man behind an anti-Islam film that stoked violent protests in the Muslim world is due to appear in a federal court in Los Angeles next ...
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Russia bans showings of anti-Islam film - Fox News

Russia bans showings of anti-Islam film - Fox News | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
Russia bans showings of anti-Islam filmFox NewsRussia's communications minister had warned that authorities would bar access to YouTube if its owner, Google Inc., failed to abide by a court order to block access in this nation to the U.S.-produced...
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New film protests in Muslim world

New film protests in Muslim world | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
Fresh protests are under way in Muslim countries against an anti-Islam film made in the US, with at least three people killed in Pakistan.
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Muslims protest in Cardiff against anti-Islam film

Muslims protest in Cardiff against anti-Islam film | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
About 100 people stage a protest in Cardiff against an anti-Islam film which has offended the Muslim world.
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Video: Muslims in Greece tear-gassed in Mohammed film & cartoon protest

At least 40 people were detained in Athens after approximately 600 protestors clashed with police on Sunday as they tried to approach the US embassy in prote...

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Internet Censorship in China - Breaking World Internet Censorship News - The New York Times

Internet Censorship in China - Breaking World Internet Censorship News - The New York Times | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it

World news about internet censorship in China. A basic summary of the issues and occurances of the censorship.


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A Diagram of the Amount of Internet Users in the Country

A Diagram of the Amount of Internet Users in the Country | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it

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High school censorship: administrators should get real

High school censorship: administrators should get real | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
Students should not be asked to abandon their rights at school doors...

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Can Educators Ever Teach the N-Word?

Can Educators Ever Teach the N-Word? | Censorship in the News | Scoop.it
A school suspended a teacher for using the racial epithet in an educational context. Now he's suing his district. Why is this considered hate speech?

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