Tag: self-censorship

Cherian George: POFMA will deepen culture of self-censorship

In a speech at Internet Society Singapore Chapter’s educational seminar on April 25, Media Studies professor Cherian George expressed his concern that the proposed bill on online falsehoods in Singapore will only serve to strengthen a culture of self-censorship in the nation. George called the bill...

Censorship or limits?

Perhaps the most surprising aspect of the current hoo-hah about the term licensing or self-censorship scheme for arts groups proposed by MDA is that there are Singaporeans siding with the censors. Right up with his foghorn in the front screaming is former NMP Calvin Cheng....