NEWS
Amazon cut off Wikileaks
02 Dec 2010
BY INDEX ON CENSORSHIP

Amazon yesterday pulled the plug on its hosting of Wikileaks after reported political pressure in the US. The whistleblowing site has since moved to new hosts. Read more here

2 responses to “Amazon cut off Wikileaks”

  1. […] where this policy is heading. Payment service providers blocked payments to Wikileaks while Amazon withdrew hosting […]

  2. Tsai Chi says:

    I have just closed my Amazon account and it feels good. If you are in the UK, the number to call is 02070847911.

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