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Tuesday, January 03, 2006

Why Is Microsoft Helping Shut Down Chinese Blogs?

Rebecca McKinnon has the details. When is somebody in Congress going to stand up and demand some answers from Microsoft, the White House and the State Department about this? Didn't Marx or Lenin say something about greedy capitalists buying the bytes that will be used to hang them in cyberspace?

HT: Instapundit

UPDATE: 1/4/06

The plot thickens considerably with this detailed report from Forbes.com.