Tanks on the streets have been replaced by online repression, surveillance and censorship – but no amount of censorship that will erase the horror of 4 June 1989 from history.
The platform’s new policy will disproportionately affect women and sex workers.
The search engine would block certain words and phrases.
The idea that one could ‘ban’ no-platform policies in the first place is itself a mind-bending proposition - who gets to decide if event requires a particular speaker?
But pro-life group say ban has 'assaulted their freedom of expression'.
Governments are increasingly targeting messaging apps like WhatsApp.
'Millenials using social media in China, Saudi Arabia, North Korea, Turkey and Iran are facing bans, blocks and firewalls.'