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6 Aug 2018, 3:09 am by Walter Olson
[Scott Shackford, related] Federalist Society telecast on Ninth Circuit decision on Idaho “ag-gag” law with UCLA lawprof Eugene Volokh and Andrew Varcoe of Boyden Gray & Associates; “Arrests for offensive Facebook and Twitter posts soar in London” [Sadie Levy Gale, Independent] Downhill in Denmark: “How the Right Abandoned Free Speech in Europe” [Cato podcast and Reason interview with Jacob Mchangama] Tags: ACLU, agriculture and… [read post]
11 May 2022, 10:40 am by Eugene Volokh
"] The Journal of Free Speech Law has just published this new article, by Jacob Mchangama & Natalie Alkiviadou; here's the Abstract: We compare the handling of hate speech by the European Court of Human Rights and the highest courts of South Africa: The latter, it turns out, adopts a more robust and well-articulated approach to the issues of hate speech than the former, falling more in line with the thresholds set out by documents such as the UN's Rabat Plan of… [read post]
12 Jan 2015, 9:05 pm by Walter Olson
” That includes TV personalities’ tweets disparaging to Glasgow [BBC, Alex Massie/Spectator, Elizabeth Nolan Brown] More: Calls mount for repeal of Australia Section 18C speech-crime law, which would ban the French magazine Charlie Hebdo if someone tried to publish it down there [Australian, Sydney Morning Herald, earlier on Andrew Bolt case] “Hate speech” concept got rolling when Stalin used it as weapon against democracies [Jacob Mchangama, Hoover, a… [read post]
26 Jun 2021, 9:40 am by Ajay Sarma, Christiana Wayne
  And Jacob Mchangama and Raghav Mendiratta argued that India’s Supreme Court should declare the country’s sedition law unconstitutional next month because of its limitations on free speech. [read post]
27 Jan 2021, 1:25 pm by Victoria Gallegos
  Jacob Mchangama discussed timelines for government mandated content moderation. [read post]
18 Mar 2022, 5:48 pm by INFORRM
” Join Columbia Global Freedom of Expression for a conversation between Jacob Mchangama, founder of Justitia and Joel Simon, fellow at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia Journalism School and former executive director of the Committee to Protect Journalists about this moment in human history with the war in Ukraine and what it means for the future of free speech. [read post]
11 Mar 2022, 4:29 pm by INFORRM
” Join Columbia Global Freedom of Expression for a conversation between Jacob Mchangama, Founder of Justitia and Joel Simon, Fellow at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia Journalism School and former director of the Committee to Protect Journalists about this moment in human history with the war in Ukraine and what it means for the future of free speech. [read post]
25 Mar 2022, 5:27 pm by INFORRM
  Jacob Mchangama, founder of Justitia and Joel Simon, fellow at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia Journalism School and former executive director of the Committee to Protect Journalists discussed Mchangama’s new book Free Speech: A History From Socrates to Social Media to provide some historical perspectives on threats to this “first freedom” and the current struggle for democracy in the digital age.… [read post]
4 Feb 2022, 4:36 pm by INFORRM
” Join Columbia Global Freedom of Expression partner Jacob Mchangama and the Yale Law School for a virtual event about the problem of  viral lies and conspiracy theories. [read post]
2 Nov 2019, 5:02 pm by INFORRM
. ● In a special edition of the podcast Clear And Present Danger, Jacob Mchangama and David Kaye, the UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression, put current challenges to free expression in historical perspective and explore how to apply international human rights standards to address harmful online speech. ● Call for Papers: Women in the Digital World. [read post]
15 Jul 2021, 4:01 pm by INFORRM
. ● In an article for Lawfare, “Time To End India’s War on Sedition,” Columbia Global Freedom of Expression experts Jacob Mchangama and Raghav Mendiratta discuss the pending constitutional challenge before the Supreme Court of India next month. [read post]
4 Apr 2020, 7:51 am by INFORRM
Covid-19: Expression in a Time of Crisis ● Coronavirus has started a censorship pandemic, Global Freedom of Expression Expert Jacob Mchangama writes in his article for Foreign Policy. [read post]
29 Apr 2022, 4:22 pm by INFORRM
” Columbia Global Freedom of Expression partner Jacob Mchangama, Executive Director of Danish think tank Justitia, has published a short position paper on the Digital Services Act. [read post]
13 Oct 2022, 4:09 pm by INFORRM
Columbia Global Freedom of Expression seeks to contribute to the development of an integrated and progressive jurisprudence and understanding on freedom of expression and information around the world. [read post]
24 Nov 2019, 9:07 am by INFORRM
. ● Columbia Global Freedom of Expression experts Jacob Mchangama and Joelle Fiss published a new report, The Digital Berlin Wall: How Germany (Accidentally) Created a Proto­type for Global Online Censorship. [read post]
16 Apr 2021, 4:12 pm by INFORRM
Special guests include Sarah McLaughlin, a writer and free speech advocate who currently serves as the Director of Foundation for Individual Rights’ (FIRE) Education Targeted Advocacy program, and Danish lawyer and human-rights activist, Jacob Mchangama, the founder and executive director of Justitia, a Danish think tank that promotes policies in favor of free expression. [read post]
14 May 2022, 12:38 pm by INFORRM
A Comparative Analysis of Hate Speech Jurisprudence of South Africa and the European Court of Human Rights,” by Jacob Mchangama and Natalie Alkiviadou in the Journal of Free Speech law compares “the handling of hate speech by the European Court of Human Rights and the highest courts of South Africa: The latter, it turns out, adopts a more robust and well-articulated approach to the issues of hate speech than the former, falling more in… [read post]
5 Nov 2021, 11:46 am by INFORRM
Columbia Global Freedom of Expression seeks to contribute to the development of an integrated and progressive jurisprudence and understanding on freedom of expression and information around the world. [read post]
3 Dec 2022, 12:44 am by INFORRM
Opening remarks will be presented by Jacob Mchangama, founder and executive director of Justitia, a think tank focusing on human rights; Anastasia Garina of Memorial (Nobel Peace Prize Laureate); and Monika Bickert; Meta’s Vice President for Content Policy. [read post]