Censorship Related Quotes
Assassination is the extreme form of censorship; and it seems hard to justify an incitement to it on anti-censorial principles.
There was no censorship of the press: in general, the War Measures Act could have been made even more radical.
“Arthur is free to use that word censorship if he wants. We are in the business of selling paintings and art. And song lyrics are not our expertise.”
“The fact is that censorship always defeats its own purpose, for it creates, in the end, the kind of society that is incapable of exercising real discretion.”
We get on the bandwagon in all sorts of ways - you know minor ways and major ways - like what you've just encountered which isn't censorship exactly, it was something sort of uglier in a way.
Chinese central government doesn't need to even lead public opinion: it just selectively stops censorship. In other words, just as censorship is a political tool, so is the absence of censorship.
History proves there is no better advertisement for a book than to condemn it for obscenity.