self-censorship


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self-censorship

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the regulation of a group's actions and statements by its own members rather than an external agency
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Highlighting certain words may result in self-censorship and imprecision by CDC employees conducting work on important public health issues like minority health and health equity.
This trend has cultivated a climate of fear, self-censorship and further strengthened the culture of impunity,' said Shahzad Ahmad, the country director for Bytes4All.
The report said that Hindu nationalists were trying to purge all manifestations of anti-India thought from the debate and self-censorship was growing in the Indian media.
The self-censorship in the journalistic profession is very strong - 10% of the respondents say they apply it regularly, 42% that they have limited themselves, but 48% say they have never imposed any restrictions.
Summary: Mumbai [India], Aug 7 (ANI): Looks like Ajay Devgn has a perfect answer for all the reports that are doing the rounds regarding the self-censorship of intimate scenes in 'Badshaho' fearing backlash from Censor Board.
She discusses the history of censorship in American libraries; common intellectual freedom and censorship concerns, such as the filtering of public computers; the benefits and problems with community assessments; self-censorship in libraries; questions of quality and demand in collection development; and community challenges, such as the elements that make books or other items susceptible to being challenged, as well as writing strong policies and training staff to prevent or deal with challenges.
This month, the Council of Europe has announced that 28 out of 47 member states do not sufficiently protect journalists against violence and threats, resulting in self-censorship amongst journalists from the 47 Council of Europe member states and Belarus.
Richter, a long-time professor of journalism at Moscow State University, Russia's premier media school, and currently a senior adviser and formerly director of the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe Representative on Freedom of the Press in Vienna, shared his thoughts and expertise on some of the major obstacles that hinder media freedom around the world, including self-censorship, discrimination and penalisation of journalists for slander and libel.
It was an audacious mix of comedy and violence that captured the restless, maverick mood of the world, and helped eliminate the Hays Code, Hollywood's decades-old rules of self-censorship.
The photo editing only served to underscore the routine practice of censorship in Iran and the fact that publications engage in self-censorship to avoid hassles with the authorities.
But definitely self-censorship is a huge issue in this industry, and it blocks so much of the truth from coming out.
Rather, the country's general conservative shift to the right has not only resulted in the well-publicized attacks on the National Endowment for the Arts and 2 Live Crew (among others); it has also cast the chill of self-censorship over the communications industry as a whole.