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Link to Australian Mandatory Filtering (Censorship) plans... [May. 22nd, 2008|08:12 pm]
Bob Bain
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Much detail regarding the proposed Australian Labor Government's Mandatory Filtering/Censorship plan can be found at libertus.net

“[P]reventing information flow, communication or the exchange of art, film and writing on the internet is a task only King Canute would attempt.”

Bob Debus, (then) NSW Attorney General, Speech at the OFLC International Ratings Conference 2003.

The Hon. Bob Debus MP now adopts the role of Federal Minister for Censorship in the recently elected Rudd government -which is seeking to censor the Internet of anything anyone anywhere at any time can and possibly will find offensive ( and I'll admit that I'm one of them )

Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bob_Debus

I thank Tony Barry of the ANU Link List for his email this morning in which he states:

Seems to be fixed now.