The Management of Terrorist Content: How Al Qaeda Texts Continue to Evade Facebook and YouTube Detection

This briefing paper highlights Al Qaeda content available on YouTube and Facebook and exposes the continued gaps in the companies’ ability to identify and remove content, which they have committed to doing.

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A joint statement on the Online Harms White Paper and the direction of regulation in the UK

ISD has submitted expert advice for the consultation on the UK Government’s Online Harms White Paper, which lays out the stated design for regulation of technology companies in the UK. As part of this effort, ISD has worked with leading UK research and civil society organisations including Carnegie UK, Demos, Doteveryone, the Fawcett Society, and the Jo Cox Foundation to produce a joint statement on the Online Harms White Paper and the direction of regulation in the UK.