Double Standards in Hollywood: Censorship and Blacklisting of Actors Across History

Sun, 26 Nov 2023 - 04:10 GMT

There are a couple of things wrong with Hollywood, from inequality of pay and treatment to the lack of diversity, oppression, and abuse of power that included harsh treatment of child actors, but now, more than ever, the ugly side of Hollywood revealed itself with its censorship and blacklisting of actors who speak about Palestine.

D-CAF announces ‘Before the Revolution’ cancellation

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 - 08:34 GMT

The Temple Independent Theatre Company and Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival (D-CAF) announced the cancellation of the play “Before the Revolution”.

The most controversial TV ads banned from the screen

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 - 12:20 GMT

We compiled a list of top TV advertisements with content that has been deemed too controversial for TV screens.

Egypt, UAE discuss cooperation on combating corruption

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 - 06:17 GMT

Egypt, UAE discussed on Tuseday aspects of cooperation between the two countries in the field of censorship and combating corruption.

'Oh, bother': Chinese censors can't bear Winnie the Pooh

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 10:10 GMT

Has Winnie the Pooh done something to anger China's censors? Some mentions of the lovable but dimwitted bear with a weakness for "hunny" have been blocked.

Egypt's artists push on inspite of oppressive censorship

Sat, 15 Jul 2017 - 11:16 GMT

Egyptian artists are continuing to follow their dreams even despite opposition faced by increasingly restrictive censorship laws.

China alters public perception via Hollywood films

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 - 10:38 GMT

Chinese censorship of Hollywood films is not only to censor the Chinese audience, but also to influence the foreign audience.

China orders halt to video streaming on major websites

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 - 03:49 GMT

China's media oversight body announced Thursday that it has ordered three prominent Internet companies to terminate their video and audio streaming services.