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Israel’s digital occupation of Palestine

3 Apr 2024

Access Now stands with the people of Gaza who are currently living under a complete siege imposed by the Israeli military, indiscriminate airstrikes targeting civilians and civilian infrastructure, and the looming threat of a ground invasion that would cause further chaos and violence.

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Israel’s digital occupation of Palestine
3 Apr 2024
Israel’s digital occupation of Palestine
European Media Freedom Act

What exactly is Instagram’s political content filter filtering out?

3 Apr 2024
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What exactly is Instagram’s political content filter filtering out?
WIRED ↗
3 Apr 2024
What exactly is Instagram’s political content filter filtering out?
European Media Freedom Act

YouTube approved ads promoting disinformation on India’s election

2 Apr 2024
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YouTube approved ads promoting disinformation on India’s election
TIME ↗
2 Apr 2024
YouTube approved ads promoting disinformation on India’s election
European Media Freedom Act

Meta’s long-standing problem with “shaheed”

28 Mar 2024
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Meta’s long-standing problem with “shaheed”
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28 Mar 2024
Meta’s long-standing problem with “shaheed”
Cover Image: It's not a glitch: how Meta systematically censors Palestinian voices

Meta is revisiting its hate speech policy on Zionism — here’s why it’s (still) a bad idea

27 Mar 2024

Meta is (re)considering how to moderate content involving the term “Zionist.” Here’s why this hate speech policy is (still) a bad idea.

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Meta is revisiting its hate speech policy on Zionism — here’s why it’s (still) a bad idea
27 Mar 2024
Meta is revisiting its hate speech policy on Zionism — here’s why it’s (still) a bad idea
Ghana’s anti-LGBTQ+ bill

A step in the right direction: Meta Oversight Board’s opinion on the term “shaheed”

26 Mar 2024

Access Now welcome the Oversight Board’s opinion urging Meta to end its blanket ban on the term “shaheed” when referring to individuals designated as dangerous.

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A step in the right direction: Meta Oversight Board’s opinion on the term “shaheed”
26 Mar 2024
A step in the right direction: Meta Oversight Board’s opinion on the term “shaheed”
How to get rid of targeted ads on TikTok (only in the EU)

Dissecting the ‘TikTok problem’

23 Mar 2024
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Dissecting the ‘TikTok problem’
Al Jazeera ↗
23 Mar 2024
Dissecting the ‘TikTok problem’
European Media Freedom Act

مؤسسات حقوقية تطالب “ميتا” بالإبقاء على أداتها CrowdTangle

22 Mar 2024
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مؤسسات حقوقية تطالب “ميتا” بالإبقاء على أداتها CrowdTangle
Al Araby ↗
22 Mar 2024
مؤسسات حقوقية تطالب “ميتا” بالإبقاء على أداتها CrowdTangle
human impact of internet shutdowns

The Sudan conflict: how internet shutdowns deepen a humanitarian crisis

21 Mar 2024

These stories from the Sudan conflict show the human impact of the internet shutdowns that plunged the country into darkness last month.

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The Sudan conflict: how internet shutdowns deepen a humanitarian crisis
21 Mar 2024
The Sudan conflict: how internet shutdowns deepen a humanitarian crisis
How to stay safe online in the context of conflict in Gaza

Genocide in the digital age: what role do social media companies play?

20 Mar 2024
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Genocide in the digital age: what role do social media companies play?
Association for Progressive Communications ↗
20 Mar 2024
Genocide in the digital age: what role do social media companies play?