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Protesters rally in Singapore against new online MDA rules

Spotted on Yahoo Newsroom: Protesters rally in Singapore against new online rules Around 1,500 Singaporeans led by local bloggers attended a rally Saturday to protest new government licensing rules for news websites that they say curtail freedom of expression. The peaceful rally, held at a free-speech park called Speakers’ Corner, was organised by a coalition of …

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Bloggers stage 24-hour “blackout” to protest new MDA licensing regime

If you didn’t know about the new MDA licensing regime, then I’m quite surprised. But did you hear about this? Singapore bloggers black out sites in protest of MDA licensing scheme More than 130 Singapore-based websites are taking part in a 24-hour online blackout in protest of the government’s licensing scheme for news websites. By Thursday …