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In the U.S., we don’t expect or allow government officials – including judges–to be speech police. Courts are allowed to restrain speech only in the rarest circumstances, subject to strict limitations. So we were troubled to learn that a judge in Missouri has issued an order stifling the speech of a small company that’s chosen …

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Former President Donald Trump returned to the political stage with a speech at the North Carolina Republican Convention on Saturday, solidifying his continued symbolic leadership of the party despite his repeated falsehoods about the 2020 election, and allowing him to exert influence amid an ongoing social media ban. Mr. Trump said in a written statement …

In 2018, Zuckerberg — under immense political pressure over the company’s content moderation practices — presented the idea for an independent body that would oversee controversial decisions made by the social network. The idea was to put a check on the social network’s power, which was being roundly criticized by government officials, academics and the …

Diversity and inclusion in the technology space is important and often ignored. May is Better Speech and Hearing Month, a great time to learn about destigmatizing hearing loss. According to the World Health Organization, 1 in 4 people are projected to have hearing problems by 2050. Hearing loss can impact people at any age and …

CLOSE USA TODAY’s Ralphie Aversa recaps some of the buzzworthy moments from the 78th Golden Globes, which took place in New York and Los Angeles. USA TODAY Jodie Foster raised eyebrows when she thanked Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers during her Golden Globes acceptance speech for best supporting actress in “The Mauritanian.” So what was that all …

But actress Jane Fonda took a different tack when she accepted the prestigious lifetime achievement award at the Golden Globes Sunday night. Fonda began by exalting storytelling as an art form and praising the work of the actors and directors behind many nominated works this year. She ended by calling for better leadership in Hollywood …

Police opened fire in the southern town of Dawei, local politician Kyaw Min Htike. the Dawei Watch media outlet reported that one person was killed and more than a dozen were wounded. Police and the spokesman for the ruling military council did not respond to phone calls seeking comment. Videos posted to social media also …

Organisers of the Melbourne rally have asked the crowd to socially distance, admitting COVID-safe practices are not being followed. On the Facebook event WAR said they made a COVID-safe plan and participants should follow the instructions of COVID marshals. The majority of people appear to be wearing masks. The rally comes after Lord Mayor Sally …

2021 will be year when the appeal and scalability of the Atma Nirbhar apps’ ecosystem is tested, especially in the social media space. Synopsis The year 2020 also saw a global debate brewing over platforms and their content moderation practices, specifically around hate speech and the scaling up of misinformation in the wake of the …