Censorship by algorithm: the UK Online Safety Bill and corporate censorship of free speech

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Jones, M. 2022. Censorship by algorithm: the UK Online Safety Bill and corporate censorship of free speech. 7th Academic Days on Open Government and Digital Challenges. Paris, France 08 - 09 Nov 2022
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TitleCensorship by algorithm: the UK Online Safety Bill and corporate censorship of free speech
AuthorsJones, M.
Abstract

This paper analyses the proposed online safety bill currently making its way through the United Kingdom houses of Parliament, and specifically addresses the risk of corporate censorship of free speech posed by the proposed legislation.

KeywordsOnline Safety Bill; Freedom of Speech
Sustainable Development Goals16 Peace, justice and strong institutions
Middlesex University ThemeCreativity, Culture & Enterprise
LanguageEnglish
Conference7th Academic Days on Open Government and Digital Challenges
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Completed09 Nov 2022
Deposited22 Mar 2024
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