Further Yahoo! Commentary

I’ve already offered my thoughts about Yahoo!’s execrable conduct in furthering the jailing of a Chinese journalist, but there are those bloggers out there who have articulated even stronger positions: Roger L. Simon labels Y! a good 1940s German company while Rebecca MacKinnon says that Yahoo! must be evil to be legal.
Ouch. Read ’em both.


[…] We've been over the incredibly craven behavior of Yahoo! with regards to helping the ChiComms oppress their people, but the mainstream media seems to have largely ignored the issue. In a first big stride, however, the Washington Post's editorial board has weighed in on the issue (anti-Yahoo!, pro-freedom, if you must know). Let's hope theirs is the first among many mainstream voices to call out Yahoo!, Google, Microsoft and other US companies for their inexcusable behavior. […]