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Author: Paul Eckert, Radio Free Asia
"Twitter Suspends Account of Top Myanmar General Over Hate Speech", 16 May 2019...
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Author: Sebastian Smart, Global Partners Digital
"The case for and against a binding treaty on business and human rights", 2 April 2019...
Canada: Facebook bans far-right commentator & white nationalist groups under its 'dangerous individuals & organizations' policy
Author: Kathleen Harris, CBC News (Canada)
"Facebook bans Faith Goldy and 'dangerous' alt-right groups", 8 Apr 2019...
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UK: New Govt proposals incl. fines for tech co's over 'online harms'; critics raise concerns about freedom of expression
Author: Chris Fox, BBC
'Websites to be fined over 'online harms' under new proposals', 8 April 2019...
Australia & New Zealand: Push for govt. intervention in regulating social media cos. intensifies after mass shooting
Author: Damien Cave, NY Times (USA)
"Countries Want to Ban ‘Weaponized’ Social Media. What Would That Look Like?", ...
Author: Mike Ives & Raymond Zhong, NY Times (USA)
"Singapore Plans Law to Fight False News, but Critics Fear Repression", 01 Apr 2019...