Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet

Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet

Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet

  • Posted on: 8 August 2019
  • By: Seth

The internet was designed to be a kind of free-speech paradise, but a lot of the material on it turned out to incite violence, spread untruth, and promote hate. What should be done about this enormous problem?

UN Special Rapporteur on Free Expression David Kaye discusses this and other issues raised in his new book Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet.

Filmed by Tricia Bitetto and edited by Cameron Lee.