Reclaiming the power of communication from big tech and government.

March 23, 2021; Publisher: ; Format: ,

Tuesday, 23rd March, 2021.
7.30-9 PM

The current fight involving Facebook in Australia has led some to ask “Is the government more afraid of News Corp or Facebook?” These and other ugly manoeuvres beg the question: How do we see our digital future?

Big tech and governments are twin sources of authority over our digital lives, sometimes working in conflict, sometimes in cooperation. How do we reclaim power over the development of technology? What will it take to build a digital tomorrow that is humane and democratic?

Join us for Conversation at the Crossroads’ first online event for 2021, to talk about digital human rights with renowned lawyer and writer Lizzie O’Shea.