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Things are much more simple I'd say. Those "algorithms" I'd say are very dumb, nor human flaggers that are better.

Even very innocent family videos are being flagged all the time, you just have to speak a foreign language and look like a middle easterner.

Some say that just speaking in elevated tone in Arabic and having a beard is enough to be flagged on big dotcoms.

And if you are openly are a member of just any social organisation, your account deletion is pretty much a matter of time if you are a middle easterner, no matter if you are pro-regime, anti-regime, or have nothing to do with that. The Egyptian national symphonic orchestra was once banned by Facebook as a "terrorist organisation"

This is ironic given that all big social networks including Facebook outsource content censorship to companies in obscure countries like Algeria or in Balkans.




"The Egyptian national symphonic orchestra was once banned by Facebook as a "terrorist organisation""

I'd love to see a source for that bit :)




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