Reflecting on censorship

Censorship seems to be as old as society itself. But why do we do it?
16 September 2020
Presented by Ed Kessler
Production by David Perry, Claire Curran.




Censorship seems to be as old as human societies. Governments do it, institutions do it, religious bodies who claim to have the keys to heaven do it, and, perhaps more worryingly, we have a tendency to do it to ourselves. Esther-Miriam Wagner and James Roberts speak their minds…

Naked Scientists content cited in this programme: Silencing our science: SOS and African genetics and ethics


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