Communication → Censorship
Censorship is the suppression of speech, public communication, or other information, on the basis that such material is considered objectionable, harmful, sensitive, or "inconvenient." Censorship can be conducted by governments, private institutions, and corporations.
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Organizations relating to Censorship
Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith / New York NY, USA / Est. 1913
World Free Press Institute / San Ramon CA, USA / Est. 1997
Alliance for Lobbying Transparency and Ethics Regulation / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2005
Transparency International / Berlin, Germany / Est. 1993
Global Transparency Initiative / Washington DC, USA
Community Information, Empowerment and Transparency / New York NY, USA / Est. 1985
Organization of Women Writers of Africa / New York NY, USA / Est. 1991
United Nations Correspondents Association / New York NY, USA / Est. 1948
Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative / Oslo, Norway / Est. 2002
Youth for Transparency International / Toronto ON, Canada
Inter-American Convention on Transparency in Conventional Weapons Acquisitions / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1999
CoST - the Infrastructure Transparency Initiative / London, UK
ARTICLE 19 / London, UK / Est. 1986
International Aid Transparency Initiative / Est. 2008
Partnership for Transparency Fund / Washington DC, USA / Est. 2000
Financial Transparency Coalition / Washington DC, USA / Est. 2009
Index on Censorship / London, UK / Est. 1972
Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes / Paris, France / Est. 2009
Transparency, Accountability and Participation Network / New York NY, USA
Transparency and Accountability Initiative
United Nations Convention on Transparency in Treaty-based Investor-State Arbitration / Est. 2014
World Problems relating to CensorshipFrom the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential
Deception by government
Misrepresentation of self-sufficiency as socially responsible
Misleading endorsement advertising
Commercially sponsored health education
Unethical practices of public service employees
Misleading accounting information due to inflation
Lack of transparency in international organizations
Deliberate lying by corporation officials
Indoctrination by repetition
Defamation of character
Newspaper and periodical censorship
Censorship in communist systems
Biased and inaccurate history textbooks
Film and cinema censorship
Action Strategies relating to CensorshipFrom the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential
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