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Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics: Music Censorship

Music Censorship

Music censorship is the practice of restricting free access to musical works. This censorship may stem from a wide variety of motivations, including moral, political, or religious reasons. Censorship can range from the complete government-enforced legal prohibition of a musical work, to the private, voluntary removal of content when a musical work appears in a certain context. An example of this latter form of censorship is the radio edit.

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YouTube Videos

Video

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