Bolsonaro proposes new bill to limit censorship by social networks in Brazil

The Brazilian government says it wants to set "benchmarks" for so-called 'moderation' (censorship) by providers, but not prevent the removal of content.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - After his provisional measure (MP) preventing the unilateral deletion of posts on social networks was rejected by Congress, President Jair Bolsonaro has sent parliamentarians a text with the same principles, but now in the form of a bill that could become law if adopted by both houses of Congress.

In a communication from the General Secretariat of the Presidency, the government explains that the proposal intends to establish . . .

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