MIKOM’s Guest Lecturer: Content Regulation In Digital Platform: Regulation by Platform , by User, or by State Regulator

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March 18, 2022

Master of Communication Science, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Diponegoro University presented Sherly Haristya, Ph.D., TIFA Foundation Indonesia researcher as a resource person in the Guest Lecturer Lecture with the theme “Content Regulation In Digital Platform: Regulation by Platform , by User, or by State Regulator” (15/3)

The material presented provides an overview of power dynamics, key issues, and multi-stakeholder responsibilities in content moderation mechanisms, understands power dynamics among communities, authorities, and major social media platforms, understands the main issues at stake in the current status of content moderation, and understand multi-stakeholder responsibilities.

Sherly conveyed the regulations that govern life and the internet, namely law (through international standards, laws, and government regulations), social norms (through expectations, encouragement or shame), Markets (price and market availability), and Architecture (what technology is allowed or allowed). prohibited).

“On social media there are several quotes about community standards. Twitter prohibits content that makes violent threats against identifiable targets, on TikTok do not post, upload or share hateful content related to individuals or groups including calling for violence against them, likewise on Instagram will remove content that contains threats or hate speech, content that demeans or humiliates individuals, personal information that intends to blackmail or harass someone, and repeated unwanted messages,” said Sherly.

“While on Facebook preventing potential offline harm that may be associated with insulting or disapproving content by threatening or violent and inflammatory language will be removed. While on Youtube, do not post content that encourages violence against individuals or groups, Youtube does not allow threats, incitement to hatred, and harassment.” (Lin-Humas)

Sumber : undip.ac.id