All Eyes and Ears

NY Times Article

Governments may want us to see no evil, hear no evil and speak no evil, but we are all eyes and ears and sometimes, some of us, find our voice.

"The element of self-deception in China’s attempt to control information has always invited mocking skepticism. In 2000 President Bill Clinton famously compared Chinese Internet censorship to “trying to nail Jell-O to the wall.” But as the ensuing years have proved, Chinese censors’ commitment to this seemingly hopeless enterprise has created a dire reality that imprisons each of its citizens."

Read 'China Sharpens Its Censorship Blade', a thought-provoking New York Times article about censorship in China, by Helen Gao.

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