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Internet control a slippery slope

By Shyu Ting-yao 徐挺耀

Those countries that have blocked a few Web sites are constantly arguing over the issue and there is still no definitive answer. It is not hard to see what would happen to Internet operators and users if second-level government agencies could tell an ISP to block a Web site.

Shyu Ting-yao is chief executive of the Association of Digital Culture Taiwan.

Translated by Perry Svensson

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