Feb 21 2018
This page includes the sourcing details for the Offline-Online visuals. Offline-Online is a series of Onlinecensorship.org data visuals exploring how content mo...
Sep 30 2017
This resource answers frequently asked questions and provides background information on various issue areas, including fake news, hate speech, and censorship of...
Aug 10 2017
Politicians censor, and accuse platforms of censorship...and more in the latest Weekly Takedown.
Nov 16 2016
Censorship in Context: Insights from Crowdsourced Data on Social Media Censorship
Oct 26 2016
Facebook's latest announcement promises greater consideration of context in content moderation. Onlinecensorship.org's Matthew Stender takes a look at the news.
Oct 12 2016
News of an agreement between Facebook and the Israeli government shines a new light on the deactivation of several Palestinian editors' Facebook accounts.
Sep 21 2016
Among those affected by Facebook censorship are activists in France fighting against racism.
San Francisco Chronicle
Aug 30 2016
In the San Francisco Chronicle, Marissa Lang explores whether bans on social media platforms ever amount to censorship.
Jun 8 2016
In this week's edition: Bias against bodies, Israel seeks social media control, a Philippine journalist censored, and more.
Jun 3 2016
A new agreement between the European Commission and four major U.S. companies—Facebook, Google, Twitter, and Microsoft—went into effect yesterday.
May 31 2016
In this week's roundup: Pirate Bay founder calls Facebook's Zuckerberg a "dictator" and YouTube attempts to redefine pornography.
Apr 16 2016
The murky history of moderation, and how it’s shaping the future of free speech
Apr 14 2016
Facebook is embroiled in a row with a group of British activists who say it is “censoring” material that might offend the Turkish government.
Mar 31 2016
Unfriending Censorship: Insights from four months of crowdsourced data on social media censorship
Mar 3 2016
In this week's roundup: Facebook erases culture in Indonesia, and meetings between the US Justice Department and social media companies make headlines.
Feb 9 2016
Each week, we will share a roundup of notable news articles related to censorship on social networks.
Jan 18 2016
Facebook Inc began a Europe-wide campaign on Monday to thwart extremist posts on social media.
Sep 30 2015
It's the age-old question on matters of free speech: how do we handle speech the public generally finds unacceptable?