Entries by Naveen Nair

Tech & Terrorism: Tech’s Self-Regulation Fails to Set Standards for Removing Extremist Content

Industry Must Fulfil Promises to Adopt Effective Standards and Policies or Face Regulation The recent New Zealand attacks have once again made it clear that the tech industry’s preferred paradigm of self-regulation has failed. Tech companies have been unable or unwilling to establish clear standards of what constitutes impermissible extremist and terrorist material, or deploy […]

CEP Statement supporting Australian PM’s call on the G20 to address Regulation of Tech Industry post New Zealand Attack

(New York, N.Y.) – Counter Extremism Project (CEP) Senior Advisor Dr. Hany Farid and Executive Director David Ibsen has released the following statement in support of Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s call for the Group of Twenty (G20) to take measures against social media companies in the wake of the New Zealand mosque shootings. The […]