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Latest blog posts

08.11.19

Beyond age verification: towards a more nuanced understanding of young people’s experiences of pornography

By Emily Setty and Ellen Harris The government has recently announced that it is finally knocking on...

23.10.19

Call for Papers: The Rise of the Far Right in Platform Societies

A Half-Day Conference hosted by the Digital Societies Research Group at the University of Surrey This...