Is the Internet being censored?
With a few exceptions, the free speech provisions of the First Amendment bar federal, state, and local governments from directly censoring the Internet.
The primary exception has to do with obscenity, including child pornography, which does not enjoy First Amendment protection..
What country has the most Internet freedom?
IcelandThe world’s best country for internet freedom, Iceland, “boasts enviable conditions, including near-universal connectivity, limited restrictions on content, and strong protections for users’ rights,” write Freedom House authors Adrian Shahbaz and Allie Funk.
What country has the loosest Internet laws?
IranIran remained the country with the lowest degree of Internet freedom, despite hopes of reform when President Hassan Rouhani took office in August 2013.
Which countries censor the Internet?
RWB Enemies of the Internet and Countries under Surveillance listsBahrain: 2012–present.Belarus: 2006–2008, 2012–present.China: 2008–present.Cuba: 2006–present.Ethiopia: 2014–present.India: 2014–present.Iran: 2006–present.North Korea: 2006–present.More items…