Critics of Venezuela’s new media laws fear ‘dangerous’ crackdown

Posted on December 22, 2010 • Filed under: Politics, Venezuela

New laws governing radio, television and the internet in Venezuela “could be very dangerous,” anti-censorship campaigners warned Wednesday, two days after the controversial laws passed. “It could be a license to crack down on any kind of dissent in the media,” said Padraig Reidy of Index on Censorship, a leading British freedom-of-speech organization. Read Article

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