Facebook and Google may be using copyright scanners to suppress ‘extremist’ speech – The Verge

The Verge
The systems that automatically enforce copyright laws on the internet may be expanding to block unfavorable speech. Reuters reports that Facebook, Google, and other companies are exploring automated removal of extremist content, and could be …
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