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Vast Majority of French People Do Not Want to be Targeted with Online Ads Based on Their Sensitive Personal Data (YouGov Poll)

New polling reveals 70% of adults in France support a ban on the use of people’s sensitive personal data in online targeted advertising.

MEPs Stand Up to Big Tech with Significant DSA Vote

The European Parliament moves to curtail invasive advertising and block loopholes that would worsen vulnerability to disinformation attacks.

Small Businesses Want EU to Get Tough on Big Tech Ads

YouGov poll reveals small business leaders are uncomfortable with Facebook and Google’s tracking-based advertising

The Tale of the Heckler

WaterBear releases short film illustrating how social media platforms are amplifying mis and disinformation online.

Toxic Body Image Content for Teens on Instagram

New research exposes the prevalence of Instagram posts promoting eating disorders, plastic surgery, and skin whitening products to young women.