[Marxism] "site cannot be found"

Brian Shannon brian_shannon at verizon.net
Sun Jan 8 10:58:16 MST 2006

BEIJING (AP) - Microsoft Corp. has shut down the Internet journal of  
a Chinese blogger that discussed politically sensitive issues,  
including a recent strike at a Beijing newspaper.

The action came amid criticism by free-speech activists of foreign  
technology companies that help the communist government enforce  
censorship or silence dissent in order to be allowed into China's  

Microsoft's Web log service bars use of terms such as "democracy" and  
"human rights." On the China-based portal of search engine Google, a  
search for material the Dalai Lama, Taiwan and other sensitive topics  
returns a message saying "site cannot be found."


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