Category : web filtering

UK’s web filtering seems to be blocking common sense

alt informationConnoisseurs of a good political bust-up may have noticed a subtle change in tempo to the online filtering debate over the Christmas period. Jane Fae brings you up to date

David Cameron’s King Canute moment

The Prime Minister's touching belief that he can clean up the web with technology is misguided and even dangerous, says Padraig Reidy

Web filtering: Keeping it clean?

David Cameron has announced plans to block access to pornography online, with providers offering the choice to turn on a filter.

Seth Finkelstein examines how indiscriminate blocking systems censor not just pornography, but feminist, gay rights and education material