Turkey blocks one million blogs at creationist's request

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WordPress.com has been blocked by the government of Turkey, according to WordPress, who have commented on the blockage and reprinted cease-and-desist letter from international creationism nexus Adnan Oktar. Oktar, who writes under the pen name Harun Yahya, is recently known for sending the high-production-quality Atlas of Creation to scientists throughout Europe and the U.S. As quoted on the WordPress site, Oktar's lawyers claim that several WordPress blogs have defamed him.

Sciam Observations also comments on the blockage.