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Thursday, October 20, 2005

China Blocks Wikipedia?

Democracy Project's Bruce Kesler is all over the repression of the Internet by the Chinese Communist government. It appears the Wikipedia may be the latest victim. Does anybody else remember that China is still officially a Marxist-Leninist state, even though the tyrants who maintain control are deviationists on some economic questions?

Anyway, it will be interesting to see what Google, Cisco and Yahoo! have to say for themselves as the implications become clearer of their assisting the Chinese regime in repressing the Internet and using it for identifying political dissidents for punishment.