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China resumed broadcasting the awards in 2003, though censors occasionally cut footage of politically sensitive figures or comments.

The film was approved by the censors, but mobs defaced public property, thrashed people, and threw Molotov cocktails.

By 1920 India had several regional censor boards, whose members were told to be watchful for “sensitive issues” and “forbidden scenes,” writes Someswar Bhowmik.

The absence of censorship allowed these services to tell a new kind of story—the story of India as it is, rather than one that was acceptable to the censor board.

Meanwhile, self-publishers have always had to tread carefully on what they post or risk being targeted by censors who deem them illegal or inappropriate.

The studio seemed to be satisfied with the results—although still opted to censor the death sequence in many foreign territories.

Still, was it possible that Russian authorities could censor the Internet and make Meduza inaccessible for Russian readers?

The attempts to censor news in Mainland China about the protests backfired.

Activists still have to reach the site on their own, escaping efforts to censor or monitor the internet in their home countries.

Should the company censor conversations around such gun photographs, banning talk of a sale or a price?

I do not care very much how you censor or select the reading and talking and thinking of the schoolboy or schoolgirl.

And that treatise of Van de Water, the Belgian, on the sublimation of the sub-conscious by the negation of the self-censor.

The Government Film Censor interprets his role chiefly as one of guiding parents.

It is not part of the censor's duty to see that his rulings are observed.

His very appointment as censor was due to the bottle-acquaintance that had sprung up with the regent Prince of Wales.


On this page you'll find 82 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to censor, such as: abridge, blacklist, black out, delete, edit, and excise.

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