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Americas Mexican law would liberalize telecoms, but critics spy censorship

Mexico says measures to track cell phone calls and censor websites are important for fighting cyberattacks, kidnappings, and other crimes. But opponents fear an online clampdown.

By Maya KrothContributor / April 24, 2014

Alexandre Meneghini/AP

Over a thousand people, many of them students, gathered on the steps of Mexico City’s Angel of Independence monument this week to protest a telecommunications bill they say amounts to government censorship.