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New report calls on internet cos. to do more to fight terrorist incitement & disinformation in line with responsibility to uphold human rights
Author: NYU Stern Center for Business and Human Rights & World Economic Forum
"Harmful Content: The Role of Internet Platform Companies in Fighting Terrorist Incitement and Politically Motivated Disinformation", Nov 2017...
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Author: Mumbi Kinyua, Standard Digital (Kenya)
“Google in a campaign to curb hate speech during elections”...
Author: Prachatai (Thailand)
A deputy junta head has asked Google and YouTube to cooperate in blocking websites and videos with alleged lèse majesté content....
Author: Mariella Moon, Engadget (USA)
Facebook & peer firms don't enforce policies of zero tolerance for rape threats, or disclose related statistics
Author: Sandra Laville, Guardian (UK)
"Facebook teams fail to uphold company's rape abuse standards", 18 July 2016...
Author: Committee to Protect Journalists
The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by the detention of Lu Yuyu and Li Tingyu, who systematically document protests on social media websites…on suspicion of "picking quarrels and provoking trouble," according to reports…It is unclear where...