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Australia censors Wikileaks page
18 Mar 2009
BY INDEX ON CENSORSHIP

Australia has blacklisted a webpage from the whistle-blowing site Wikileaks containing an index of URLs censored by Danish authorities.

The Australian Communications and Media Authority added two Wikileaks pages to its censorship list: one for the Danish government’s secret index of banned child porn sites as well as Wikileaks’ press release about how the index was used and why the site was publishing it.

Wikileaks, the net’s foremost site for leaked documents, responded by announcing the ban, writing ‘the first rule of censorship is that you cannot talk about censorship.’

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