If you ever question the power of cinema, all you need to do is check out the movies that have been banned in different areas of the world over the past 100-plus years to reaffirm the grip the medium has on people.
An extract from an interview with Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya, published in Index on Censorship magazine in 2005, the year before she was murdered for her work. On the 10th anniversary of death, it has been included within a special report on her legacy in Index on Censorship's latest issue
The mass killing is one of the worst in China in recent years, but the story appears to have been heavily censored in the country
Regulators have added 'overt admiration of Western lifestyles' to the list
Facebook and the liberals fail to understand that those who espouse unpopular views have just as much a right to express them as anyone else
The anonymous sources claim they had more influence on trending stories than the social media site let on
News comes on the day BBC survey shows two-thirds of students support no platforming
The UK is described as having a 'satisfactory situation' but has dropped two places in the 2016 World Press Freedom Index
Individuals from more than 200 countries and authorities were named in documents linked to offshore companies
The 'Daily Nation', once renowned for its fearless independence, has sacked several senior journalists amid fears that its owner, the Aga Khan, is co-operating with the government ahead of elections
Social network site has been blocked in China since it was used to organise riots in which 200 people died
There is speculation the change in policy could be a reflection of China’s disapproval of North Korea’s weapon program
Japan has fallen from 11th to 61st place in Reporters Without Borders' World Press Freedom Index since 2010
Government directive: 'Sino-foreign joint ventures, Sino-foreign cooperative ventures and foreign business units shall not engage in online publishing services'
Ms Kincaid hit out at Facebook after the social media giant removed an image showing one of her nipples
The names of ‘certain foreign presidents’ are also banned to confront ‘Western cultural onslaught’