craig stennett

Location: Germany
Nationality: British
Biography: Graduating with a BA (Hons) in Photography from Trent Polytechnic in Nottingham, England in the Late 80′s, Craig went on to win The David Hodge Memorial Award Young Photojournalist of the Year with a story he had covered in Thailand. He... read on
Article 13 Protest, Leipzig, Germany.
craig stennett
Mar 23, 2019
Having a demonstration filled weekend. Today it's; Save Your Internet Protest in Leipzig, Germany. Protesting against the Copyright Directive known as Article 13 officially called The  European Union Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market, It requires the likes of YouTube, Facebook and Twitter to take more responsibility for copyrighted material being shared illegally on their platforms.
Its most controversial section is Article 13 and that is what it has become known as. Critics claim it will have a detrimental impact on creators online. YouTube, and YouTubers, have become the most vocal opponents of the proposal. #saveyourinternet #leipzig #pirateparty #freedom #germany #protest #internet #journalism #article13


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