Paywalls are intrusive code designed for the sole purpose of inducing readers to sign or pay for access to content, effectively acting as reader roadblocks. Some newspaper sites are still insisting in using them.

To try to avoid them, give a chance to this: Refresh the page you want to access and press few times and as soon as you can the Esc key from you keyboard. Another option is to append this to the end of the page url:

?javascript:void(0);

then resubmit url using a javascript enabled browser. It stops many paywalls, though might not work 100% of the time (e.g., if the target uses countermeasures).

If you know of other solutions, let me know.

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