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The Old Media and the New Must Work Together to Preserve Free Speech Values

The Old Media and the New Must Work Together to Preserve Free Speech Values

Email updates on news, actions,and events in your area.DEEPLINKS BLOGShare ItEFF Civil Liberties Director David Greene delivered the following as a keynote address on March 6, 2020, at the Media Law and Policy in the Digital Age: Global Challenges and Opportunities symposium hosted by Indiana University's Center for International Media Law and Policy Studies and its Barbara Restle Press Law Project.A few years ago, I was summoned to the office of an eminent TV journalist, one of those people commonly described as “the dean of . . . ” something. He wanted me to come by, he said, because “he...

Jan 29
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Political Satire Is Protected Speech – Even If You Don’t Get the Joke

Political Satire Is Protected Speech – Even If You Don’t Get the Joke

Email updates on news, actions,and events in your area.DEEPLINKS BLOGShare ItThis blog post was co-written by EFF Legal Fellow .Should an obviously fake Facebook post—one made as political satire—end with a lawsuit and a bill to pay for a police response to the post? Of course not, and that’s why EFF filed an amicus brief in Lafayette City v. John Merrifield.In this case, Merrifield made an obviously fake Facebook event satirizing right-wing hysteria about Antifa. The announcement specifically poked fun at the well-established genre of fake Antifa social media activity, used by some to drum...

Jan 20
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News Brief: Relief Bill, Brexit Deal, Fewer Tourists In Bethlehem

News Brief: Relief Bill, Brexit Deal, Fewer Tourists In Bethlehem

News Brief: Relief Bill, Brexit Deal, Fewer Tourists In Bethlehem The COVID-19 relief bill remains unsigned by the president. British and EU parliaments must approve Thursday's Brexit deal. Plus, Bethlehem, biblical birthplace of Jesus, suffers during the pandemic.Toggle more optionsHeard onToggle more optionsThe COVID-19 relief bill remains unsigned by the president. British and EU parliaments must approve Thursday's Brexit deal. Plus, Bethlehem, biblical birthplace of Jesus, suffers during the pandemic.DAVID GREENE, HOST:On this Christmas morning, the fate of the $900 billion COVID relief...

Dec 25
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News Brief: Pandemic Relief, Nashville Blast, EU Vaccinations

News Brief: Pandemic Relief, Nashville Blast, EU Vaccinations

News Brief: Pandemic Relief, Nashville Blast, EU Vaccinations President Trump signs into law the coronavirus relief and spending package. Nashville investigators identify the Christmas Day bomber. Plus, the EU launches its first round of COVID-19 vaccinations.Toggle more optionsHeard onToggle more optionsPresident Trump signs into law the coronavirus relief and spending package. Nashville investigators identify the Christmas Day bomber. Plus, the EU launches its first round of COVID-19 vaccinations.NPR thanks our sponsors

Dec 28
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News Brief: Trump Slams Relief Bill, Presidential Pardons, France-U.K. Border

News Brief: Trump Slams Relief Bill, Presidential Pardons, France-U.K. Border

News Brief: Trump Slams Relief Bill, Presidential Pardons, France-U.K. Border President Trump demands changes to pandemic relief bill, and he pardoned 15 people and commuted sentences of five others. France reopens border with Britain after new COVID-19 strain is detected.Toggle more optionsHeard onToggle more optionsPresident Trump demands changes to pandemic relief bill, and he pardoned 15 people and commuted sentences of five others. France reopens border with Britain after new COVID-19 strain is detected.DAVID GREENE, HOST:President Trump now says he has problems with the relief bill...

Dec 23
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News Brief: Relief Measure, COVID-19 Mutations, Computer Hack

News Brief: Relief Measure, COVID-19 Mutations, Computer Hack

News Brief: Relief Measure, COVID-19 Mutations, Computer Hack Congress ends months-long stalemate and passes $900 billion coronavirus relief bill. The U.K.'s COVID-19 variant has 17 mutations. Plus, how should the U.S. respond to the massive computer hack?Toggle more optionsHeard onToggle more optionsCongress ends months-long stalemate and passes $900 billion coronavirus relief bill. The U.K.'s COVID-19 variant has 17 mutations. Plus, how should the U.S. respond to the massive computer hack?NOEL KING, HOST:Federal assistance was about to run out for millions of Americans, but now Congress...

Dec 22
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News Brief: Virus Sweeps Across Southwest, Cabinet Picks, Fort Hood

News Brief: Virus Sweeps Across Southwest, Cabinet Picks, Fort Hood

News Brief: Virus Sweeps Across Southwest, Cabinet Picks, Fort Hood Hospitals in the Sun Belt are overwhelmed by COVID-19 cases. President-elect Biden is set to announce two more Cabinet nominations. Plus, the Army punishes 14 leaders at Fort Hood.Toggle more optionsHeard onToggle more optionsHospitals in the Sun Belt are overwhelmed by COVID-19 cases. President-elect Biden is set to announce two more Cabinet nominations. Plus, the Army punishes 14 leaders at Fort Hood.NPR thanks our sponsors

Dec 9
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Publisher or Platform? It Doesn't Matter.

Publisher or Platform? It Doesn't Matter.

Email updates on news, actions,and events in your area.DEEPLINKS BLOGShare It“You have to choose: are you a platform or a publisher?”It’s the question that makes us pull out our hair and roll our eyes. It’s the question that makes us want to shout from the rooftops “IT DOESN’T MATTER. YOU DON’T HAVE TO CHOOSE”We’ll say it plainly here: there is no legal significance to labeling an online service a “platform” as opposed to a “publisher.” Yes. That’s right. There is no legal significance to labeling an online service a “platform.” Nor does the law treat online services differently based on...

Dec 9
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News Brief: Gen. Lloyd Austin, U.K. Vaccinations, Hospitals Are Filling Up

News Brief: Gen. Lloyd Austin, U.K. Vaccinations, Hospitals Are Filling Up

News Brief: Gen. Lloyd Austin, U.K. Vaccinations, Hospitals Are Filling Up Joe Biden is expected to nominate a retired four-star general as defense chief. Vaccinations against the coronavirus have begun in the U.K. Plus, new data show how COVID-19 is stressing hospitals.Toggle more optionsHeard onToggle more optionsJoe Biden is expected to nominate a retired four-star general as defense chief. Vaccinations against the coronavirus have begun in the U.K. Plus, new data show how COVID-19 is stressing hospitals.DAVID GREENE, HOST:All right. This is a really big day in the global fight against...

Dec 8
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Facebook's Latest Proposed Policy Change Exemplifies the Trouble With Moderating Speech at Scale

Facebook's Latest Proposed Policy Change Exemplifies the Trouble With Moderating Speech at Scale

Email updates on news, actions,and events in your area.DEEPLINKS BLOGShare ItThe trouble with defining hateful speechThe difficulty of automating synonymyModeration at scaleEverything old is new againShare ItThis blog post was co-written by EFF Legal Fellow .It’s now common practice for politicians and other government officials to make major policy announcements on Twitter and other social media forums. That’s about who can read those announcements, and what happens when...EFF Civil Liberties Director David Greene delivered the following as a keynote address on March 6, 2020, at the Media...

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