Politicians censor, and accuse platforms of censorship...and more in the latest Weekly Takedown.
Censorship in Context: Insights from Crowdsourced Data on Social Media Censorship
In the San Francisco Chronicle, Marissa Lang explores whether bans on social media platforms ever amount to censorship.
A new agreement between the European Commission and four major U.S. companies—Facebook, Google, Twitter, and Microsoft—went into effect yesterday.
In this week's roundup: Pirate Bay founder calls Facebook's Zuckerberg a "dictator" and YouTube attempts to redefine pornography.
The murky history of moderation, and how it’s shaping the future of free speech
Unfriending Censorship: Insights from four months of crowdsourced data on social media censorship
In this week's roundup: Facebook erases culture in Indonesia, and meetings between the US Justice Department and social media companies make headlines.
Each week, we will share a roundup of notable news articles related to censorship on social networks.