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Shehar Bano

She made state censorship beatable by revealing the technology it relies on.
by Russ Juskalian

Shehar Bano made it possible to fight state censorship of the internet—by pioneering the first systematic study of how it happens.

It all started when Bano’s homeland of Pakistan blocked YouTube in 2012. “Previously, people were under the delusion that this was magic,” she says of the inner workings of such restrictions. But she wanted to understand—and defeat—them.

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