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Taylor Owen

Editor in Chief, OpenCanada.org

Asst Prof of Digital Media & Global Affairs @UBC. Fellow @towcenter. Pub of @opencanada. Author of Disruptive Power: The Crisis of the State in the Digital Age

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@taylor_owen — 3,963 followers, 9,283 tweets

i'm not denying that the governance challenges are wicked. but it's long past time for governments to step up. self regulation IS a policy choice, so governments (in addition to platforms) are also responsible for the outcome of this choice.
the thing is that without governance there is no accountability. And so we are stuck in this truly endless cycle of 'sorry, our bad, we'll do better next time.' Doesn't cut it in any other sector of our society/economy.  https://twitter.com/nycjim/status/966393867401654273 
RT @BuzzFeedBen: So at what point do Facebook and YouTube relent on their insistence -- a kind of prison of their own making -- on letting…
RT @rasmus_kleis: "Rapid advances in artificial intelligence, if left unchecked, could soon lead to malevolent new strains of fake ne… https://t.co/xuJBEehmnv
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