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  • Pakistan To Scour Google, Yahoo For Blasphemy
    By on June 25, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    sv_libertarian sends in this excerpt from an AP report:
    “Pakistan will start monitoring seven major websites, including Google, Yahoo, and Amazon, for sacrilegious content, while blocking 17 other, lesser-known sites it deems offensive to Muslims, an official said Friday. The moves follow Pakistan’s temporary ban imposed on Facebook in May that drew both praise and condemnation in a country that has long struggled to figure out how strict a version (more…)