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Australian communications minister cold on more reforms to rein in social media censorship – The Guardian

Morrison government has ‘no intention’ of regulating social media platforms beyond draft online safety bill

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The Australian communications minister, Paul Fletcher, has poured cold water on suggestions within the Coalition that the government should curb social media companies powers to ban users and censor posts.
As Australian conservatives expressed disquiet over social media companies baning the outgoing US president, Donald Trump, from their platforms, the communications minister signalled the government would continue reforms to increase their responsibilities as publishers rather than pursue a laissez-faire…

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