23 November 2016: The Weekly Takedown
by Jillian C. York | Nov 23 2016 |
CENSORED: Awkward! This week, Twitter accidentally censored its own CEO, Jack Dorsey. Dorsey lost 700,000 followers in the process.
SPEECH!: In the aftermath of the US election, experts debate how to deal with fake news on Facebook.
LONG READ: Social media censorship happens globally. Citizen Lab has a released a report on how China censors content across live-streaming apps, and how users have found ways around it.
In other news:
Sep 21 2016
Facebook's near-blanket ban on nudity remains a hot topic this week, while a new report on the company's censorship of French antiracists gives insight into ...