German free speech sails the Titanic...As feared, Twitter is unable to distinguish between hateful comments and criticism of hateful comments and so just censors everything
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The Twitter account of German satirical magazine Titanic was blocked after it parodied anti-Muslim comments by AfD MP Beatrix von Storch.She accused police of trying to appease the barbaric, Muslim, rapist hordes of men by putting out a tweet in Arabic.
Internet censorship as a panacea for terrorism...Ludicrous government minister seems to think that the entire security bill combatting terrorism should be footed by social media companies because they don't take down extremist posts quickly enough
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Britain’s security minister Ben Wallace has threatened technology firms such as Facebook, YouTube and Google with punitive taxation if they fail to cooperate with the government on fighting online extremism.Ben Wallace said that Britain was spending hundreds of millions of pounds on human surveillance and de-radicalisation programmes because tech giants were failing to remove extremist content online quick enough.