Russia Bans Wikipedia

In an attempt by Russia to eliminate inappropriate content from wikipedia it has been forced to block the entire website


In a powerful move, Russia has instructed all internet service providers to block Wikipedia for publishing an article about cannabis which specifically described how to prepare it to be smoke for personal consumption. This is not the first time that Russia has pushed back against a large media site for publishing content related to drugs. In fact, Reddit was temporarily banned in Russia for posting about how to grow psychedelic mushrooms. Reddit immediately complied with the Russian governments ...


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