Thursday, 30 May 2013
Singapore Introduces Online Communication Controls
Full information here: http://sg.news.yahoo.com/activists--bloggers-call-on-mda-to-withdraw-licensing-scheme-133110712.html
Angry response by active blogosphere:
Founder of Singapore blog the Online Citizen, Choo Zheng Xi had this to say to BBC news on Friday 31 May 2013:
"People all around the world should be worried as this is a road map for governments around the world in how to control online media"
Read also his essay on TOC on why you should care about the new controls:
Stifle Internet based media
Singapore ranks 149 in the world by press freedom.
Posted by Brian John Spencer