Argument: Google was not censored by China as harshly as others

Issue Report: Google decision to stop censoring results in China


“Google’s beef with China should be negotiated.” Seattle Times Editorial. March 14, 2010: “Google’s censorship has apparently been the lesser of several evils. Google has been blocking Internet searches in a way that makes the blocking visible, and probably annoying. Its censorship “is generally less onerous” than its competitors, says The New York Times, and educated Chinese are its principal customers.”