Coronavirus: How Chinese social media platforms controlled information on the outbreak

By Oiwan Lam Canada-based Internet censorship research organization, Citizen Lab, points out in their latest report, “Censored Contagion: How Information on the Coronavirus is Managed on Chinese Social Media” that – on December 31, 2019 – China’s web censors introduced a new list of 45 coronavirus-related keywords to block online discussion about the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) […]