The rise of filtering regimes such as the EU’s Article 15 and 17 and Facebook’s AI-based filtering, along with legislative threats such as SESTA/FOSTA and the CLOUD Act, continued assaults on Section 230, and the recent explosion of pervasive, bias-prone facial recognition, make the case that our digital rights are still in peril. As governments around the world implement tougher standards and controls on tech giants like Apple, Google, and Facebook, who considers the plight of the average user like you and me? We do!
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