Extremist Content and the ICT Sector: A Global Network Initiative Policy Brief

The role of information and communication technology (ICT) companies in responding to alleged terrorist or extremist content has become one of the most challenging issues for freedom of expression and privacy online. In July 2015, GNI launched a policy
dialogue to explore key questions and considerations concerning government efforts to restrict online content with the aim of protecting public safety, and to discuss the human rights implications of such government actions.

Tags: Censorship, Counterterrorism, CVE, Ethics, Freedom of Expression, Hate Speech, Social Media