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Bangladeshi tech law would gag journalists, embed authoritarianism

Already under fire from the Digital Security Act, Bangladeshi journalists face even worse censorship if a new piece of legislation gets up. “I was picked up, held, interrogated and eventually deported by intelligence services because of my reporting”,  Susannah Savage, a freelance journalist working for the Economist in Bangladesh, recently tweeted after she was interrogated and forced to leave […]