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Content Moderation

Our online information impacts our opinions, health, and political views. There is a delicate balance between protecting individuals’ online access while mitigating risks associated with harmful online content. BPC’s Technology Project works with a wide variety of public and private-sector stakeholders from across the political spectrum to develop and advance bipartisan policy approaches to content moderation – the removal of harmful user content from online platforms.

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Content Moderation (IML) in the European Union

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