Facebook ban

There are yet more problems in Asia for Facebook. After courts in Pakistan largely reinstated Facebook yesterday Bangladesh has now decided to block it. This all comes after a facebook group was set up by the name of “Everybody Draw Mohammed Day”. In the Muslim culture it is considered blasphemous to depit the prophet Mohammed but surely this should not then impact on the one million users in the country. What about internet democracy?

There is more  about this story in the following articles:

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/06/01/bangladesh_facebook/

http://www.businessweek.com/ap/financialnews/D9G1M9J00.htm

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