• Internet Censorship in Russia - How Does it Actually work?

Internet Censorship in Russia - How Does it Actually work?

Mariëlle Wijermars, PhD
lecturer in cybersecurity and politics

22:30-23:00 / Location 2: Bouillonstraat 3, Feestzaal B 1.113

Worldwide, Internet freedom is increasingly restricted: from repressive legislation to blocking social media or even shutting down the entire Internet. In Russia, for example, freedom on the Internet has deteriorated dramatically in recent years. But how does Internet censorship actually work, and what is the role of platform companies in it?