2019 Submission 33

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Timestamp: 2019/02/06 05:42:17 PM
Email Address: xxxxx@xxxxxx.xxxx
Name: xxxxx xxxxxxxxx
Stakeholder Group: Civil Society / Academia
Submission:
Regulation & self-regulation of social media platforms
Comments:
This panel would look at Facebook's proposal for an advisory council (self-regulation), Article 19's proposal for Social Media Councils, and proposals and efforts in the EU and US to regulate content. What are the opportunities and pitfalls associated with these efforts, and what would it mean for the future of free expression, journalism and democracy
Issue Areas: Content Policy, Regulation