Friday, October 15, 2004

What do CBS News and Iran's Mullahs Have in Common?

They Both Hate Bloggers!

Thanks for the Memory to Bohemian Conservative via Ace of Spades HQ:

Iran cracks down on blog protests

Six online journalists and webloggers have been arrested in Iran recently in a crackdown on dissent on the internet.

BC has a list of other countries where freedom of speech is under attack. Totalitarian and authoritarian governments require a monopoly of information to keep their people oppressed. One begins to wonder if that's why CBS is so disdainful of the competition.