How Facebook censorship helps suppress dissent in Vietnam – Los Angeles Times

Believing a confrontation was inevitable, the 40-year-old Thuan condemned the country’s leaders in a Jan. 7 post. “Your crimes will be engraved on my mind,” he wrote. “I know you — the land robbers — will do everything, however cruel it is, to grab the people’s land.”

Facebook blocked his account the next day at the government’s insistence, preventing 60 million Vietnamese users from seeing his posts.

Source: How Facebook censorship helps suppress dissent in Vietnam – Los Angeles Times