Skip to comments.Vietnam strengthens firewall [internet crackdown]
Posted on 06/20/2010 3:47:27 PM PDT by ETL
HUA HIN, Thailand - Search giant Google has expressed concern over new regulations that will allow the Vietnamese government to block access to websites and monitor the activity of Internet users. The decision, made at the end of April, affects commercial Internet access points in Hanoi city and could include cafes, hotels, restaurants and public transport terminals. ..."
Vietnam's communist government is highly intolerant of dissent and has been known to jail bloggers and online activists as well as blocking high profile websites such as Facebook. It is rapidly climbing up a list of Asian countries including China, Thailand, Turkey, Pakistan and Iran that are increasing the censorship of information on the Internet. ..."
(Excerpt) Read more at atimes.com ...
Giving Zero ideas...
The obamanation administration already has the idea. They're just waiting for a way to go about it. A way they can get away with, that is.
"As a gesture of solidarity, the Vietnamese who [Bernardine] Dohrn met in Budapest presented her with a ring made from an American aircraft shot down over North Vietnam. Bill Ayers would receive a similar ring while meeting with Vietnamese communists in Toronto. He later recalled being so moved by the gesture that he 'left the room to cry.' "
"In July 1969, [Bernardine] Dohrn [Bill Ayers' co-terrorist wife and leader of the Weather Underground], Eleanor Raskin, Dianne Donghi, Peter Clapp, David Millstone and Diana Oughton, all representing 'Weatherman', as Dohrn's faction was now called, traveled to Cuba and met with representatives of the North Vietnamese and Cuban governments."
Chronology of Weather Underground attacks:
Wikipedia's source for the Chronology of Events:
FBI files (on pdf)
"It was at the Chicago home of [Bill] Ayers and [Bernardine] Dohrn that Obama, then an up-and-coming 'community organizer,' had his political coming out party in 1995. Not content with this rite of passage in Lefty World where unrepentant terrorists are regarded as progressive luminaries, still working 'only to educate' both Obamas tended to the relationship with the Ayers."
Article: The Company He Keeps:
Meet Obamas circle: The same old America-hating Left
Is there a Vietnam Ping list? If so, I’d like to be on it.
I’m sure there is.
The Russians are also in the process of setting up an electronic iron curtain, ran by the FSB.
Chau Ba. Asia Times & Vietnam ping.