31 August 2017: The Weekly Takedown
by Jillian C. York | Aug 31 2017
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
Aug 10 2017
Politicians censor, and accuse platforms of censorship...and more in the latest Weekly Takedown.