Analysis of user reports on censorship

Andrew Quodling

As part of the project with Onlinecensorship.org, the research team has been analysing the user reports submitted through the Onlinecensorship.org website. In these reports, users detail their experiences of content moderation practices and policies on a variety of social media platforms and discuss the impacts that the moderation decisions of internet companies have on their lives.  We’ve just completed our first pass of analysis for this data — familiarising ourselves with the issues described by users and exploring themes that are apparent amongst user responses. To read more, click  here.