The verification challenge: are platforms the problem or the solution? (or both of them)

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Regulation is becoming the keyword of 2019: Not a single interview featuring a news media CEO, a minister or a head of state goes by without mentioning the need for regulations. And platforms themselves agree that misinformation, hate speech, and lack of privacy are threatening our democracies. Are these platforms our enemies, allies or frenemies?

Moderator and Speaker:

Olaf Steenfadt, Director, Journalism Trust Initiative – RSF

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