3 November 2017

Have you ever wondered how Facebook plays a role in Canada’s democracy? In The Globe and Mail, scholar 2006 Taylor Owen calls for greater government involvement and more policy debate on this issue in Canada. Learn more on how Facebook is becoming a potent political weapon with its thousands of data points and how other European countries are starting to call for greater accountability to safeguard public interest.

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Taylor Owen

Taylor is Assistant Professor of Digital Media and Global Affairs at the University of British Columbia and a Senior Fellow at the Columbia Journalism School.

2006 Scholars