Banning Barbie and Bart?

Americans are used to seeing lots of points of view — on the internet, in social media, in books or on television. That’s because freedom of expression is a founding principle of the United States. That’s not the case everywhere. Check out some examples:

Infographic showing examples of censorship in Venezuela, Russia, Iran and China (State Dept./S. Gemeny Wilkinson)
(State Dept./S. Gemeny Wilkinson)

Freelance writer Lenore T. Adkins contributed to this article.