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Critics Warn French Plans to Censor Fake News ‘Despotic’

Experts and advocates for a free press have branded French plans to outlaw so-called fake news hypocritical and an affront to human rights. Campaigners say that President Emmanuel Macron’s proposals — which include measures which would allow the French government


Europeans In Exodus To Russian Facebook to Avoid Censorship

Germans who are critical of Islam and mass migration are fleeing to the site VK, known as the Russian Facebook to avoid censorship of their remarks and possible raids on their homes. Free speech in Germany has come under fire


Judge: Instant Jail Term if you Criticise Migrants Again

A couple appeared before a court to answer to charges of incitement because the man had established a Facebook group that was “hostile to refugees”. Peter M. founded a secret group called AFB (Anti Refugee Movement) about a year ago on


Pressure Group Releases Easy Guide To Prosecuting Online Hate Speech

An Austrian NGO has created a guideline for offended parties to easily report any anti-migrant ‘hate speech’ messages to police in order to prosecute those who post them. Non-governmental organisation (NGO) SOS-Mitmench, or SOS Fellow Man, is a pressure group which was


Married Couple Sentenced For Migrant Critical Facebook Group

A German couple were taken to court and sentenced after they created a Facebook group that criticised migrants and the government’s mass migration policy. The couple, who live in the German town of Vierkirchen, stood accused of inciting hatred toward


Facebook Bans Gay Magazine Critical Of Islam

Facebook has banned the page of gay magazine Gaystream after they published an article critical of Islam in the wake of the Orlando massacre. The social media platform has again been censoring pages that criticise Islam. Facebook banned the page

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