May 23, 2017 · The European Union (EU) has signed off on the first steps towards greater regulation of the internet with a vote to establish a universal set of video content censorship rules that companies like Facebook and Twitter would be forced to follow.

Aug 22, 2019 · A free and open Internet is a human right, but it is hardly guaranteed throughout the world. Today, we’re taking a look at the freest countries in the world (best and worst countries for Internet freedom) plus how you can bypass censorship and unblock websites using a VPN. May 23, 2017 · The European Union (EU) has signed off on the first steps towards greater regulation of the internet with a vote to establish a universal set of video content censorship rules that companies like Facebook and Twitter would be forced to follow. Oct 30, 2017 · Internet censorship is a current phenomenon related to the control and limitation of what can be accessed or viewed by different users, done either at a state level or at an individual one. Reasons for internet censorship Political concerns: one of the most widespread causes is the limitation or suppression of Internet in order to stop the latter becoming a political tool used to distribute a Jun 20, 2018 · EU takes first step in passing controversial copyright law that could ‘censor the internet’ New, 19 comments The legislation passed an initial vote, but it will need parliamentary approval Sep 13, 2017 · Beyond the EU Directive on electronic commerce and the EU Directive on copyright, there is no legal framework in Norway supporting Internet censorship. There is a voluntary child sexual abuse filter that is discussed below.

France has proposed banning so-called fake news during the country's future elections, while in Germany, new hate speech rules impose fines of up to €50 million on social media companies that don't delete harmful content within 24 hours of being notified. The growing push to control what can be published online will again take center stage this week when the European Commission publishes its

The State of Internet Censorship in 2019 Jun 06, 2019 USA: How Congress censored the Internet - IFEX USA: How Congress censored the Internet. In passing SESTA/FOSTA, lawmakers failed to separate their good intentions from bad law. This statement was originally published on eff.org on 21 March 2018.. Today was a dark day for the Internet.

Mar 26, 2019 · This directive positions the internet as a tool for corporations and profits—not for people," said OpenMedia Executive Director Laura Tribe. "By approving Articles 11 and 13, the EU Parliament not only rubber stamped bad legislation, but also ignored the voices of millions of its own concerned constituents."

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