According to an article published by the Gatestone Institute, a new German law introducing state censorship on social media platforms came into effect on October 1, 2017. 587 more words
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Unacceptable...56 European human rights groups call on the EU to abandon its disgraceful law proposal requiring the pre-censorship of content as it is being uploaded to the internet
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Article 13: Monitoring and filtering of internet content is unacceptable. Index on Censorship joined with 56 other NGOs to call for the deletion of Article 13 from the proposal on the Digital Single Market, which includes obligations on internet companies that would be impossible to respect without the imposition of excessive restrictions on citizens’ fundamental rights.
New technological tools mean new ways to implement censorship in society. However, new tools also mean new ways to reveal censorship, and denounce it. For example, when the Internet was born, … 1,457 more words