Governments around the world are getting tough on online hate speech and fake news, and even Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg agrees that governments should help regulate content. But how much regulation is too much? Photo: AP
Richard Harris
Opinion

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The View by Richard Harris

In the fight against fake news, pornography and online hate speech, we must be careful not to break the internet

  • Countries including Britain and Singapore are getting tough on web content, and even Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg agrees that governments should help regulate it. But they must guard against excessive Chinese-style censorship

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Governments around the world are getting tough on online hate speech and fake news, and even Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg agrees that governments should help regulate content. But how much regulation is too much? Photo: AP
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