19 July 2017: The Weekly Takedown
by Jillian C. York | Jul 19 2017
404: Telegram has agreed to block “terrorist content” specified by Indonesia’s communications ministry
SPEECH!: Winnie the Pooh is being censored on social media platforms in China after users posted images comparing his appearance to President Xi Jinping.
LONG READ: A recent Oxford study found that authoritarian and democratic countries alike game social media to shape public opinion.
CENSORED: As American tech firms move to India, many are choosing to self-censor certain content
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.