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9 minutes ago, Phil said:

Interesting read regarding censorship by a large well known image agency at request of China.  

 

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/chinese-censorship-or-work-elsewhere-inside-shutterstock-s-free-speech-n1144211

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18 minutes ago, spacecadet said:

Not accessible unless adblocker is disabled.

 

It opens OK with Brave browser which is recognized for privacy and security and has internal ad-blocking.  

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I am able to see it OK with chrome.

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Why on earth would they want to censor 'chinese flag' surely all chinese know what their flag looks like! 

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1 hour ago, BobD said:

Why on earth would they want to censor 'chinese flag' surely all chinese know what their flag looks like! 

 

Taiwanese flags are censored they think Taiwain should be ruled by Beijing.

 

I love the new CEO's attitude basically don't like censorship? Go find another job.

 

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22 minutes ago, David Pimborough said:

 

I love the new CEO's attitude basically don't like censorship? Go find another job.

 

 

It says a lot about microstock and about the undermining and selling-out of democratic values in general. Welcome to the New World Order.

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Good tip to avoid images being ripped off by Chinese websites. ;) (not that I would ever consider doing such a thing...)

Very bad for free speech. :(

 

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27 minutes ago, John Mitchell said:

 

It says a lot about microstock and about the undermining and selling-out of democratic values in general. Welcome to the New World Order.

 

Can't the Canadians invade the USA and knock  a little sense into their heads  🤣

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2 minutes ago, David Pimborough said:

 

Can't the Canadians invade the USA and knock  a little sense into their heads  🤣

 

We're working on it, eh...

 

"First we take Manhattan, then we take Berlin..."

-Leonard Cohen

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Utterly utterly utterly shocking. Censorship in China. Wow. What next? Soon we won’t be able to trust what we read in the news. 

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On 28/02/2020 at 15:51, spacecadet said:

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Ad Blocker censorship:)

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