Embraced by India's right-wing government, Koo has given a platform to anti-Muslim hostility.
Defying the Indian government could put Twitter officials in jail. But not doing so would mean enabling a crackdown against free speech.
The government has reportedly ordered the company to take down access to nearly 1,200 additional accounts.
Google And Apple Have Caved To Pakistani Pressure To Take Down Apps Made By This Persecuted Religious Minority
The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has used anti-blasphemy rules to target members of the Ahmadiyya community.
Twitter Unblocked Accounts That Criticized India’s Government. Now, Its Employees Are Being Threatened With Jail Time Unless It Blocks Them Again.
The social media company is refusing an order to take down accounts the government wants gone.
In an internal post, the company outlined how it will try to protect people opposing Myanmar’s military coup.
The government order to block included a movie star, a political commentator, and a prominent magazine. Their accounts have all been restored.
Violent Protests Erupted In India. Then Calls For Police To Shoot The Protesters Went Viral On Twitter.
Twitter did not take “Shoot” off its trending topics for at least a couple of hours — after there was public outcry and after BuzzFeed News emailed asking for comment.
Google Has Threatened To Pull Search From Australia If It Is Forced To Pay News Publishers For Content
The move could have ripple effects around the world, including in the United States.
“It’s almost impossible to confidently assess the labor conditions in Xinjiang.”