Censorship

Censorship is the suppression of speech, public communication, or other information, on the basis that such material is considered objectionable, harmful, sensitive, or "inconvenient." Censorship can be conducted by governments, private institutions, and other controlling bodies. Governments and private organizations may engage in censorship. Other groups or institutions may propose and petition for censorship. When an individual such as an author or other creator engages in censorship of their own works or speech, it is referred to as self-censorship. General censorship occurs in a variety of different media, including speech, books, music, films, and other arts, the press, radio, television, …

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24 May 2022 English

Content in British Society, 1939-1951 is arranged in collections corresponding to the archives from which they were sourced. You can read more about the archive materials selected for this resource …

initial functions were threefold: news and press censorship; home publicity; and overseas publicity in Allied


24 May 2022 English

British Society, 1939-1951 contains records from collections such as: Records of central government departments and ministries; Records of Local Organizations and Wartime Bodies; Collections of government propaganda. Users can browse, …

movements; Disruption Families; Relationships Censorship; Surveillance Social Identities; Social Divisions


11 May 2022 English

Secret Files from World Wars to Cold War provides access to British government secret intelligence and foreign policy files from 1873 to 1953, with the majority of files dating from …

Military Intelligence and Operations ● Propaganda, Censorship, and Psychological Warfare ● Signals Intelligence


11 May 2022 English

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Military Intelligence and Operations ● Propaganda, Censorship and Psychological Warfare ● Signals Intelligence


1 January 2017 English

1968 was a momentous year. In the West, it is primarily remembered as a moment of global youth revolt.1 Events in Eastern Europe took place within the context of this …

KSČ circles. This changed in early March when censorship was effectively abolished, much as the Writers’ Ultimately, reformers would be expelled from the KSČ, censorship would be reinstated, and anyone who refused


LSE · 1 January 2017 English

As well as heralding a series of momentous changes within Soviet domestic politics and society, the death of Stalin on March 5, 1953 also brought forward important shifts of tone …

Turkey at the Dardanelles and Bosporus, relaxing censorship and movement checks in the Soviet occupied zone


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

desert. CONFIDENTIAL t CONFIDENTIAL I ® Censorship is strict and the law the servant of the State



The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

communications with and within Poland- continuing censorship of the Polish press and media; continuing difficulties


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

• ' ' • • * ' ' .' w 2. g) abolishing censorship of mail, telecommunications and monitoring telephone summary pro- cedures (without recourse to appeal). Censorship on /monitoring of postal, telephone and telegram


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