Institut Montaigne contributed to the European Commission public consultation on the Digital Services Act, the European text aiming at making digital intermediaries accountable. This series of articles presents the major issues of platform accountability, drawing on the work carried out by our working groups.
With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility
Analysis by Arno Amabile, Théophile Lenoir and Basile Thodoroff
At the beginning of June, the European Commission opened a public consultation in order to collect contributions from civil society to the Digital Services Act, the European text aimed at holding digital intermediaries accountable.
Moderating Content and Protecting Minors
Cross-Analysis by Gilles Babinet, Thierry Jadot and Théophile Lenoir
Disinformation, terrorist content, online hate, child pornography, all of these types of content are problematic for adults and minors alike and circulate online. Where should the line be drawn between content moderation and freedom of expression?