This wiki still needs to be expanded. Many instances of censorship have still not yet been documented to the wiki. Anyone can contribute! Read the rules in the home page before getting started.

At the moment, we have 1,309 pages, but make sure to focus on quality over quantity!



(at some point make sure each individual article linked to from UK has a meta-censorship section)

Meta-censorship is the censorship of the exact details of censorship, and/or transparent censorship (i.e., obfuscating/disguising the fact that something has been censored)

Exact censoring criteria not available:

  • IWF's exact blocking criteria (?)
  • British Board of Film Classification's exact censoring criteria (?)

The following are transparently censored:

  • Films, TV (no evidence scenes are cut
    • But probably transparent for artistic reasons; no effort to suppress informaiton on what is censored
  • IWF's block-list quite often makes it seem as if the webpage is unavailable/non-existant, rather than censored
    • depends on ISP

The following information pertaining to censorship is itself censored/not given

  • The sites/pages blocked by IWF
    • BUT, not censoring these would kinda defeat the point of the IWF