censorship

Paper Books Can’t Be Shut Off from Afar

“The idea that the books I buy can be relegated to some kind of fucking software license is the most grotesque and awful thing I can imagine,” Doctorow said.

Apartheid Censors

The thing with dealing with this sort of material is that if you point out how bizarre it is, it seems like you’re making light of it in some way.

Throwing in the Trowel

The art of punditry is not too far from masonry.

Egypt is seizing control of the internet

The restriction of online spaces will be a huge setback for Egyptian civil society.

The Emperor Stole My Hot Swipe

Navigating life and love in a city where the internet wants you to fail.

From prison: Ammad

republished from Mada Masr, an Egyptian blog that you can't read in Egypt, which should tell you something about what happens when government becomes powerful and autocratic enough to really shut people up.

From prison: Stars and the world

republished from Mada Masr, an Egyptian blog that you can't read in Egypt, which should tell you something about what happens when government becomes powerful and autocratic enough to really shut people up.