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Iran Rid Of Meddlesome Internet By August

Iran Rid Of Meddlesome Internet By August

Iran has had it up to here with the Internet — Google’s easy access to information, iTunes’ funelling in or Western Media, and don’t even get them started on Stuxnet — all totally the Internet’s fault. So, to preserve theocratic rule in the modern era, Iran is cutting off the…

Family First Has An Even Dumber Filter Policy Than Labor

Family First Has An Even Dumber Filter Policy Than Labor

It seems likely that mandatory filtering Labor-style won’t survive as a policy no matter who gets elected, and that’s good news. But as detestable as Labor’s policy was, it could be much, much worse. Family First has an even more extreme proposal that includes making users pay directly for a…