Freedom of Speech and Expression Category

April 8, 2019

Britain Proposes Broad New Powers to Regulate Internet Content

A growing number of countries are now eager to punish Facebook and other internet companies for harmful material on their platforms.

April 4, 2019

Australia Passes Law to Punish Social Media Companies for Violent Posts

Parliament adopted a measure that would criminalize “abhorrent violent material” shared on social media platforms, threatening huge fines for tech companies and jail for their employees.