Category content filtering
Content filtering, bots scanning for copyrighted content and then blocking what they find, will seriously harm creativity in Europe. That's why artists are joining together to speak out against it.
Deals between companies and governments working together to automate acceptable content online are too common. Whilst content filtering is being proposed in EU copyright law, in other situations it's all wrapped up in a closed door agreement.
Help us research who will be hurt by the plans for a link tax and mass content filtering to make a difference in stopping censorship.
From Net Neutrality to proposed mandatory content filtering in the EU, 2017 was a big year for Internet advocates. What's next in 2018?
On 11th July, key EU committees made their final call on copyright law & failed to save the link
The European People’s Party (EPP) — the largest party in the EU — has announced they are officially backing the Link Tax. It’s an insulting blow to public voices, informed decision-making, and democracy.
Key MEP committee disappoints the public and lets the link tax pass but stops the censorship machine.
Notice and…takedown? Staydown? Notice? We explain what these phrases mean and why they’re vital to the fight for free expression in 2017.
We’re hosting a Reddit AMA! Save the Date and Join us for all your #savethelink questions.
Copyright proposals coming out of the European Commission are attacking our fundamental rights – now that’s outrageous.