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Activists fight Twitter censorship in Pakistan with #TwitterTheocracy
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June 11, 2014
EXMNA asked Twitter users to join Tuesday’s campaign using hashtag #TwitterTheocracy to target what they say is Twitter’s compliance with Pakistani censorship laws.

Ex-Muslims of North America , or EXMNA, asked Twitter users to join Tuesday’s campaign using hashtag #TwitterTheocracy to target what they say is Twitter’s compliance with Pakistan censorship laws.

Truth be told, we love @twitter. It’s because we value its role, that we want to ensure it doesn’t sell-out to theocrats. #TwitterTheocracy

— ExMuslims N. America (@exmuslimsofna) June 11, 2014

The censorship watchdog site chillingeffects.org reports that in May Twitter used its Country Withheld Content Tool in Pakistan for the first time, blocking certain accounts and tweets. Earlier that month, the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority filed five requests to block content with Twitte

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