Profits Trump Free Speech Everytime

Why is the Big Monopoly helping the Chinese government censor their own citizens?

Microsoft has shut the blog site of a well-known Chinese blogger who uses its MSN online service in China after he discussed a high-profile newspaper strike that broke out here one week ago.

Microsoft drew criticism last summer when it was discovered that its blog tool in China was designed to filter words like “democracy” and “human rights” from blog titles.

Oh, yeah… I forgot. They want to make even more obscenely large boat-loads of cash regardless of who it hurts.

china, censorship, microsoft