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:
May 31 2016
In this week's roundup: Pirate Bay founder calls Facebook's Zuckerberg a "dictator" and YouTube attempts to redefine pornography.
Feb 9 2016
Each week, we will share a roundup of notable news articles related to censorship on social networks.