Senator Conroy took on his critics yesterday in a blog titled ”the truth about net filtering” that defended the government’s mandatory censorship policy. I think it’s important to set the record straight and look at the “truth” behind each of his assertions.
1) “We have never said ISP-level filtering alone would help fight child pornography or keep children safe online.”
Unfortunately, ISP-level filtering will not help fight child pornography and it will not keep children safe online. It will have absolutely zero effect upon either aim.
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