T0047 "Censor social media as a political force"

Tactic stage: TA18

Summary: Use political influence or the power of state to stop critical social media comments. Government requested/driven content take downs (see Google Transperancy reports).


Has counters:

C00012 Platform regulation
C00060 Legal action against for-profit engagement factories
C00093 Influencer code of conduct
C00120 Open dialogue about design of platforms to produce different outcomes

Detection methods include:

F00079 Network anomaly detection


Examples include:

Seen in incidents: