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UK Filter to Block ‘Esoteric Content’

You may have heard about the mandatory online filter being proposed in the UK. If not, you may want to find out more. And, either way, but especially if you are in the UK, you may consider checking out some of the dissent to the idea, including petition at “UK Prime Minister David Cameron: Stop the unnecessary censorship of ‘esoteric’ websites and web forums!

“Can you imagine a world where access to spiritual information was blocked by the government? What if you stopped by an internet cafe, only to find your favorite website was banned by a public web filter, or your friend’s natural health website was blocked because it mentioned ‘spiritual healing’ techniques? A disturbing movement to censor perfectly legal spiritual information is growing (right now in the UK, but other countries are poised to jump on the bandwagon), and will continue unchecked unless people become aware of the problem and protest it. Find out more about the UK filter, and how it will affect you, below.” [via]

UK Filter to Block 'Esoteric Content' - Worldwide Implications