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Brussels proposes plan to combat Fake News
The European Union’s executive proposed investing more funds to counter fake news on the Internet, establishing an early warning system to alert governments and pushing tech companies do more to stop disinformation before next year’s EU elections.
The EU will propose a law that will force social media platforms to remove terrorist content within 1 hour or face fines
The Financial Times reported on Sunday that a new regulation will take place in the EU where social media websites will be obligated to remove extremist, or any other terror-related content from their platforms in less than 60 minutes or they will have to pay fines.
UK proposes new counter-terror bill addressing streaming extremist content online
This new proposed bill would enforce a law also known as “three strikes” that would correct some wrongs in the current counter-terrorism law.
New research shows that social media is still falling short on the terrorist crackdown
The Digital Citizens Alliance has uncovered a lot of evidence suggesting that terrorist content still thrives on these social media platforms.