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Malaysian government, under a new prime minister, says it’s repealing the Anti-Fake News Act 2018 (Tim Cushing/Techdirt)

Tim Cushing / Techdirt : Malaysian government, under a new prime minister, says it’s repealing the Anti-Fake News Act 2018   —  Malaysia’s government seized upon the term “fake news” as a way to silence coverage of internal corruption.  The new law gave the government a way to steer narratives and control negative coverage …

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Malaysian government, under a new prime minister, says it’s repealing the Anti-Fake News Act 2018 (Tim Cushing/Techdirt)

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