Major Company Working To Aide Chinese Censorship?
For Liberty Staff, 5 years ago 1 min read 2242
Article from BBC by David Lee.
A former Google employee has warned of the firm’s “disturbing” plans in China, in a letter to US lawmakers.
Jack Poulson, who had been a senior researcher at the company until resigning in August, wrote that he was fearful of Google’s ambitions.
His letter alleges Google’s work on a Chinese product – codenamed Dragonfly – would aid Beijing’s efforts to censor and monitor its citizens online.
Google has said its work in China to date has been “exploratory”.
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