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Social Media Censorship
6 Jul 2020 ─ Social​⠀​Media​⠀​Bans​⠀​'Highlight​⠀​the​⠀​Profound​⠀​Censorship​⠀​on​⠀​Web​⠀​2.0'​⠀​-​⠀​CoinDesk ─ Recent​⠀​moves​⠀​by​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​companies​⠀​to​⠀​outlaw​⠀​certain​⠀​types​⠀​of​⠀​content​⠀​raise​⠀​big​⠀​questions​⠀​about​⠀​the​⠀​future​⠀​of​⠀​free​⠀​speech​⠀​in​⠀​the​⠀​modern​⠀​internet​⠀​era. ─ www.coindesk.com
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Social Media Censorship
1 day ago ─ Turkish​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​bill​⠀​presages​⠀​‘new​⠀​dark​⠀​era’​⠀​of​⠀​censorship,​⠀​say​⠀​critics ─ ISTANBUL:​⠀​A​⠀​proposed​⠀​law​⠀​that​⠀​Turkey​⠀​says​⠀​will​⠀​make​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​companies​⠀​more​⠀​accountable​⠀​to​⠀​local​⠀​regulations​⠀​will​⠀​rather​⠀​increase​⠀​censorship​⠀​and​⠀​accelerate​⠀​a​⠀​trend​⠀​of​⠀​authorities​⠀​silencing​⠀​dissent,​⠀​critics​⠀​including​⠀​a​⠀​UN​⠀​body​⠀​said​⠀​this​⠀​week.​⠀​The​⠀​Turkish​⠀​parliament​⠀​was​⠀​to​⠀​begin​⠀​debate​⠀​on​⠀​Tuesday​⠀​on​⠀​the​⠀​bill​⠀​that​⠀​is​⠀​backed​⠀​by​⠀​President​⠀​Tayyip​⠀​Erdogan’​⠀​s​⠀​ruling​⠀​AK​⠀​Party,​⠀​which​⠀​has​⠀​a​⠀​majority​⠀​with​⠀​an​⠀​allied​⠀​nationalist​⠀​party.​⠀​It​⠀​is​⠀​expected​⠀​to​⠀​pass​⠀​this​⠀​week. ─ www.arabnews.com
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Social Media Censorship
30 Jun 2020 ─ Opinion​⠀​|​⠀​Social​⠀​media​⠀​companies​⠀​should​⠀​not​⠀​act​⠀​as​⠀​censors ─ Silencing​⠀​hurtful​⠀​thoughts​⠀​won’​⠀​t​⠀​get​⠀​rid​⠀​of​⠀​them. ─ www.washingtonpost.com
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Social Media Censorship
5 hours ago ─ Gravitas:​⠀​Turkey​⠀​|​⠀​Erdogan​⠀​pushes​⠀​law​⠀​to​⠀​censor​⠀​social​⠀​media ─ Gravitas:​⠀​Turkey​⠀​|​⠀​Erdogan​⠀​pushes​⠀​law​⠀​to​⠀​censor​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​Turkey's​⠀​parliament​⠀​has​⠀​passed​⠀​a​⠀​bill​⠀​that​⠀​allows​⠀​the​⠀​Erdogan​⠀​government​⠀​to​⠀​reduce​⠀​internet​⠀​band... ─ www.youtube.com
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Social Media Censorship
1 day ago ─ Social​⠀​Media​⠀​Platforms​⠀​Censor​⠀​Doctors​⠀​Purportedly​⠀​Spreading​⠀​Coronavirus​⠀​Misinformation ─ See​⠀​multiple​⠀​perspectives​⠀​from​⠀​Vice,​⠀​Breitbart​⠀​News,​⠀​and​⠀​Business​⠀​Insider​⠀​at​⠀​AllSides.com. ─ www.allsides.com
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Social Media Censorship
8 hours ago ─ Turkey​⠀​passes​⠀​law​⠀​to​⠀​control​⠀​and​⠀​censor​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​content ─ The​⠀​Turkish​⠀​Parliament​⠀​on​⠀​Wednesday​⠀​passed​⠀​a​⠀​controversial​⠀​law​⠀​giving​⠀​the​⠀​authorities​⠀​greater​⠀​control​⠀​over​⠀​social​⠀​network​⠀​users​⠀​and​⠀​allowing​⠀​them​⠀​to​⠀​censor​⠀​content.​⠀​The​⠀​amendment,​⠀​promoted​⠀​by​⠀​the​⠀​government's​⠀​Islamist​⠀​Justice​⠀​and​⠀​Development​⠀​Party​⠀​(AKP),​⠀​was​⠀​passed​⠀​early​⠀​this​⠀​morning​⠀​with​⠀​the​⠀​support​⠀​of​⠀​its​⠀​parliamentary​⠀​ally,​⠀​the​⠀​ultra-nationalist​⠀​Nationalist​⠀​Movement​⠀​Party​⠀​(MHP).​⠀​The​⠀​regulation​⠀​obliges​⠀​social​⠀​networking​⠀​companies​⠀​to​⠀​appoint​⠀​a​⠀​representative​⠀​and​⠀​maintain​⠀​their​⠀​servers​⠀​in​⠀​Turkey.​⠀​Companies​⠀​must​⠀​store​⠀​user​⠀​data​⠀​in​⠀​the​⠀​Eurasian​⠀​country​⠀​and​⠀​a​⠀​deadline​⠀​of​⠀​48​⠀​hours​⠀​is​⠀​set​⠀​for​⠀​removing​⠀​content​⠀​that​⠀​authorities​⠀​consider​⠀​"offensive".​⠀​If​⠀​they​⠀​fail​⠀​to​⠀​comply​⠀​with​⠀​their​⠀​obligations​⠀​they​⠀​could​⠀​face​⠀​fines​⠀​of​⠀​between​⠀​1,500​⠀​and​⠀​1​⠀​million​⠀​dollars.​⠀​The​⠀​main​⠀​opposition​⠀​parties,​⠀​as​⠀​well​⠀​as​⠀​several​⠀​human​⠀​rights​⠀​NGOs​⠀​and​⠀​journalists'​⠀​associations,​⠀​oppose​⠀​the​⠀​reform​⠀​as​⠀​"unconstitutional".​⠀​They​⠀​warn​⠀​that​⠀​the​⠀​measure​⠀​could​⠀​lead​⠀​to​⠀​greater​⠀​control​⠀​and​⠀​censorship​⠀​of​⠀​citizens.​⠀​"These​⠀​amendments​⠀​would​⠀​signi ─ atalayar.com
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Social Media Censorship
10 hours ago ─ Turkey:​⠀​Social​⠀​media​⠀​law's​⠀​passage​⠀​raises​⠀​censorship​⠀​worries ─ ISTANBUL​⠀​(AP)​⠀​—​⠀​Turkey’​⠀​s​⠀​parliament​⠀​approved​⠀​a​⠀​law​⠀​early​⠀​Wednesday​⠀​that​⠀​gives​⠀​authorities​⠀​greater​⠀​power​⠀​to​⠀​regulate​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​despite​⠀​concerns​⠀​of​⠀​growing​⠀​censorship​⠀​in​⠀​a​⠀​country​⠀​where​⠀​critical​⠀​voices ─ www.stltoday.com
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Social Media Censorship
13 hours ago ─ Turkey​⠀​approves​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​law​⠀​that​⠀​opposition​⠀​calls​⠀​censorship ─ Over​⠀​408,000​⠀​websites​⠀​are​⠀​blocked​⠀​in​⠀​Turkey,​⠀​and​⠀​it​⠀​also​⠀​leads​⠀​the​⠀​world​⠀​in​⠀​Twitter​⠀​removal​⠀​requests,​⠀​with​⠀​6,000​⠀​demands​⠀​in​⠀​2019​⠀​first​⠀​half. ─ www.deccanchronicle.com
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9 Jul 2020 ─ Social​⠀​media​⠀​censorship​⠀​not​⠀​a​⠀​rights​⠀​violation​⠀​-​⠀​Sedona​⠀​Red​⠀​Rock​⠀​News ─ Every​⠀​few​⠀​years,​⠀​civil​⠀​discourse​⠀​in​⠀​the​⠀​United​⠀​States​⠀​reaches​⠀​a​⠀​heightened​⠀​state​⠀​often​⠀​between​⠀​two,​⠀​sometimes​⠀​dozens,​⠀​of​⠀​polarized​⠀​positions​⠀​as​⠀​we​⠀​battle​⠀​among​⠀​ourselves​⠀​about​⠀​the​⠀​law,​⠀​morality,​⠀​civility​⠀​and​⠀​the​⠀​direction​⠀​of​⠀​our​⠀​country.​⠀​This​⠀​type​⠀​of​⠀​a​⠀​back-and-forth​⠀​was​⠀​acknowledged​⠀​as​⠀​a​⠀​serious,​⠀​fundamental​⠀​and​⠀​very​⠀​necessary​⠀​part​⠀​of​⠀​our​⠀​democracy​⠀​[…] ─ www.redrocknews.com
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Social Media Censorship
7 Jul 2020 ─ Parler​⠀​CEO​⠀​says​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​companies​⠀​are​⠀​behaving​⠀​like​⠀​publishers​⠀​by​⠀​censoring ─ Companies​⠀​like​⠀​Twitter​⠀​and​⠀​Facebook​⠀​have​⠀​flourished​⠀​because​⠀​of​⠀​Section​⠀​230​⠀​of​⠀​the​⠀​Communications​⠀​Decency​⠀​Act. ─ www.foxbusiness.com
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Social Media Censorship
13 hours ago ─ Erdogan​⠀​tightens​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​control​⠀​with​⠀​‘censorship​⠀​law’​⠀​|​⠀​|​⠀​AW ─ Turkey’​⠀​s​⠀​parliament​⠀​approved​⠀​a​⠀​law​⠀​Wednesday​⠀​that​⠀​gives​⠀​authorities​⠀​greater​⠀​power​⠀​to​⠀​control​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​sparking​⠀​concerns​⠀​of​⠀​tighter​⠀​censorship. ─ thearabweekly.com
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Social Media Censorship
2 Jul 2020 ─ Hong​⠀​Kong’​⠀​s​⠀​Security​⠀​Law​⠀​Scares​⠀​Citizens​⠀​Into​⠀​Scrubbing​⠀​Social​⠀​Media,​⠀​Self-Censorship ─ China’​⠀​s​⠀​sweeping​⠀​national-security​⠀​law​⠀​for​⠀​Hong​⠀​Kong​⠀​is​⠀​prompting​⠀​some​⠀​ordinary​⠀​citizens​⠀​to​⠀​quickly​⠀​change​⠀​behavior​⠀​and​⠀​hide​⠀​their​⠀​support​⠀​of​⠀​the​⠀​city’​⠀​s​⠀​antigovernment​⠀​movement,​⠀​for​⠀​fear​⠀​of​⠀​becoming​⠀​targets. ─ www.wsj.com
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Social Media Censorship
5 days ago ─ IPI​⠀​Turkey:​⠀​Digital​⠀​Censorship:​⠀​Can​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​be​⠀​prohibited?​⠀​-​⠀​International​⠀​Press​⠀​Institute ─ ​⠀​The​⠀​IPI​⠀​Turkish​⠀​National​⠀​Committee​⠀​will​⠀​be​⠀​hosting​⠀​the​⠀​webinar​⠀​“Digital​⠀​Censorship:​⠀​Can​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​be​⠀​prohibited?”​⠀​to​⠀​mark​⠀​Turkey’​⠀​s​⠀​Press​⠀​Day,​⠀​July​⠀​24,​⠀​which​⠀​marks​⠀​the​⠀​abolition​⠀​of​⠀​official​⠀​censorship​⠀​in​⠀​1908​⠀​during​⠀​the​⠀​late​⠀​Ottoman​⠀​Empire.​⠀​On​⠀​Friday,​⠀​July​⠀​24,​⠀​journalists​⠀​and​⠀​IPI​⠀​National​⠀​Committee​⠀​members​⠀​Banu​⠀​Güven​⠀​and​⠀​Emre​⠀​Kızılkaya​⠀​and​⠀​… ─ ipi.media
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Social Media Censorship
1 day ago ─ Turkish​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​bill​⠀​presages​⠀​'new​⠀​dark​⠀​era'​⠀​of​⠀​censorship​⠀​–​⠀​critics ─ Erdogan​⠀​has​⠀​repeatedly​⠀​criticized​⠀​social​⠀​media​⠀​and​⠀​said​⠀​a​⠀​rise​⠀​of​⠀​"immoral​⠀​acts"​⠀​online​⠀​in​⠀​recent​⠀​years​⠀​was​⠀​due​⠀​to​⠀​lack​⠀​of​⠀​regulations. ─ www.jpost.com

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