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A Map of the Countries That Censor the Internet

A Map of the Countries That Censor the Internet

http://gizmodo.com/a-map-of-the-countries-that-censor-the-internet-1130233580

 

“The OpenNet Initiative pegs the colors as such:

  • Pervasive – A large portion of content in several categories is blocked. (Pink)
  • Substantial – A number of categories are subject to a medium level of filtering or many categories are subject to a low level of filtering. (Light Pink)
  • Selective – A small number of specific sites are blocked or filtering targets a small number of categories or issues. (Light Yellow)
  • Changing Situation – It is suspected, but not confirmed, that Web sites are being blocked. (Yellow)
  • Little or No Censorship – No evidence of blocked Web sites, although other forms of controls may exist. (Green)”

 

Stephen

Posted on: September 11, 2013, 7:03 am Category: Uncategorized