CENSORED: Western social media firms have been criticized for alleged impending talks with the Iranian government on censorship.

404: Domain registrar Web.com has pulled neo-Nazi site Stormfront from their registry.

LONG READ: “On YouTube, controversy doesn’t pay,” writes @watha on advertisers pulling ads from contentious content across the political spectrum.

SPEECH: “Should Facebook be more transparent about how it moderates hate speech?” asks @QWongSJ

Additional reading:

  • ProPublica wants to hear from people who have experienced hate speech on Facebook.

  • The alt-right wants to build its own internet, says @aprilaser

  • YouTube temporarily suspended an account from the Kurdish YPG

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