“Having not received a report we aren't sure which Facebook community standard we violated, though I presume the fact we are swearing, wearing latex gloves and suggestively fondling fruit may have something to do with it. I'm not here to say we didn't break any rules; indeed, I don't know if we did because I didn't get an explanation. The thing is, the rules are unreasonable, and inconsistently policed.”
Feb 21 2018
Offline/Online is a series of Onlinecensorship.org data visuals exploring how content moderation practices by social media companies impact marginalized communi...
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.
Apr 16 2016
The murky history of moderation, and how it’s shaping the future of free speech
Mar 31 2016
Unfriending Censorship: Insights from four months of crowdsourced data on social media censorship
Mar 30 2016
In this week's roundup: LGBTQ groups take issue with Facebook policies and
Mar 8 2016
I didn't want to write an article about censorship. I wanted to write an article about how a group of feminist cabaret singers of diverse sizes and sexualities ...
Jun 1 2015
The #MyNameIs coalition says that Facebook's policy of requiring people to use its service under their "legal" name is discriminatory.