After Facebook recently banned two very large pages which belonged to the right-wing Confederation party, the move was met with cross-party condemnation from a wide range of Polish politicians, and placed new pressure on the government to draft a law to combat censorship on the web. Justice Minister Zbigniew Ziobro had declared that “this was […]
An internal report conducted by Facebook suggested that the social media platform had a negative effect on political polarization in Poland and contributed to a “social civil war” online, reports The Washington Post
“We will propose for the EU to pass laws on social media similar to the ones in Poland. Social media is meant to serve society, not the interests of their owners,” PM Mateusz Morawiecki wrote on Facebook
While conspiracy theories and belief in dark powers used to be attributed to the radical right and left, the liberal mainstream is using them increasingly often to explain their defeats and errors, writes Marek A. Cichocki
To whom does social media belong? Eryk Mistewicz claims that definitely not to the users. The media expert compares the modern internet titans (Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple – GAFA) to modern nation states and how they shape the world of politics and public life.
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