Underground press

Other Names:
Illicit literature
Clandestine press

Illegal or semi-legal newspapers, news sheets and journals may be published in opposition to the traditionally established press. Such periodicals may contain information of a politically or morally subversive nature, or even be actively anti-governmental.

Counter Claim:

The underground press may be the only means whereby injustices, inequalities and official hypocrisy may be exposed regarding pornography, homosexuality, discrimination (racial, ethnic, women, etc), drug addiction, radicalism, war, sex, police brutality and similar issues.

Narrower Problems:
Seditious writings
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
13.05.2019 – 21:22 CEST