In reaction to the enormous success a young German YouTuber had with a pre-election clip in which he harshly criticised the governing CDU, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, the party's new leader, has suggested "regulation of the digital sector".
A number of YouTube channels dedicated to anti-vaccination conspiracy theories will no longer get money from adverts – Youtube announced on Friday. Google's video platform stopped serving ads to lots of popular...
In an attempt to avoid copyright infringement, the proposal includes measures that will violate users' right to free speech and privacy. Here are five ways the copyright proposal will impact you if it's passed in its current form.
Do you hate it when tech giants or governments mess with your life? It could be an everyday problem if the EU passes its proposed Copyright Directive.
If the EU gets its way, Facebook, Youtube and others will soon have the power to censor all content we want to share online. We must keep the internet free of censorship!
Self-regulation on removing online hate speech from social media has not yet borne the fruits IT giants promised, according to new research.
In May of this year, the European Commission, together with Microsoft, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter, drafted a code of conduct against online hate speech. The code established that such messages have to be deleted...
An information project brings together YouTube users and journalists to push back against sensationalist headlines and stereotypes about immigration.
A task force against hate content formed by the Ministry of Justice, companies and NGOs has presented first results. Freedom of expression also protects revolting statements, however the justice minister says that...
The creators of the song "Satan, Please," convicted of incitement to hatred and violence against children, seek to have their case tried fully. The court will have to decide if it this black humor protected by artistic self-expression or hate speech.