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Belarus/Беларусь: MPs pass restrictive amendments to media law (14 June 2018) mappingmediafreedom.ushahidi.i @MediaFreedomEU @ECPMF

Egypt: Judge orders Amal Fathy released on bail on one charge, but she remains in preventive detention on national security-related charges

Europe's New 'Link tax' Will Mean You Need a Literal License to Link to Things. Article 11 is a terrible copyright reform proposal that will fundamentally change how the internet works. motherboard.vice.com/en_us/art via @motherboard

Censorship of a form of music which affords an already marginalised minority a rare opportunity to express themselves publicly is an attack against their fundamental rights as human beings. indexoncensorship.org/2018/06/ via @indexcensorship

UPDATE: Turkey: Evrensel editor Çağrı Sarı risks 6 years in prison for Paradise Papers reports (12 June 2018) mappingmediafreedom.ushahidi.i @MediaFreedomEU @ECPMF

Spain: Public TV internal watchdog accuses channel of soft censorship (4 June 2018) mappingmediafreedom.ushahidi.i @MediaFreedomEU @ECPMF

Article 13 threatens EVERYTHING you do on the internet. If adopted, Article 13 of the EU's Copyright Directive proposal will impose widespread censorship of all the content you share online saveyourinternet.eu/home

"The question is now, under the change of government, would I be welcome? I'm still being outspoken about what I think." @teodora_agarici interviews journalist @georginagodwin ‏for @globaljourn indexoncensorship.org/2018/06/ via @indexcensorship

Gang members banned from making “drill" music. Metropolitan Police sought an unprecedented Criminal Behaviour Order against the teenage and young adult defendants, prohibiting them from making music in the genre for three years indexoncensorship.org/2018/06/ via @indexcensorship