Hidden From Google looks to preserve links censored over ‘right to be forgotten’
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A new website is attempting to build a list of search results that have been hidden as a direct result of the EU’s controversial “right to be forgotten” law. “This list is a way of archiving the actions of censorship on the Internet,” reads the about section at Hidden From Google. “It is up to the reader to decide whether our liberties are being upheld or violated by the recent rulings by the EU.” Alongside the relevant search term, you’ll find the specific link that was removed from Google’s search results. The site’s log is based entirely on news stories that have mentioned censored search terms; there’s no direct affiliation with Google or any other search provider.
As a result, this won’t ever be a live, up-to-date list of…