Pakistan's gay website ban reflects bigotry

Posted in: Censorship at 16/10/2013 12:56

Pakistan's move to ban access to a gay website reflects the conservative society's inability to accept a "larger world view", activists say.

"Freedom of speech remains in peril and online privacy and security is almost nonexistent in the country making dissidents worry for their and their families' safety", Nighat Dad, a lawyer working with the Digital Rights Foundation in Pakistan, said.
http://www.indexoncensorship.org/2013/10/pakistans-gay-website-ban-reflects-bigotry/

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