Some internet advocates argue that social media companies’ algorithms and monetisation schemes are destroying netizens' ability to reach their followers. How is the internet changing as a public forum and what should be done to protect it?

Joining The Stream in this conversation are:

Hossein Derakhshan @h0d3r

Ramesh Srinivasan @rameshmedia
Director, UC Digital Cultures Lab

Shahid Buttar @Sheeyahshee
Director of grassroots advocacy, Electronic Frontier Foundation

Lauren Hockenson @lhockenson
Reporter, The Next Web

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