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Trudeau’s censorship czar, Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault, has put out The Guiding Principles On Diversity Of Online Content, to help reporters combat “disinformation and misinformation.” Guilbeault released a statement about the guide, saying that “We can no longer ignore the challenges and opportunities that come with an increasingly digital world. We have to act now to ensure a healthy ecosystem online for all citizens.” There will be “concrete action” that Guilbeault’s department will “take to implement the guiding principles” within a year, he said, according to Blacklock’s Reporter. “Any measure to address disinformation and misinformation should ensure respect for the right to freedom of expression,” the statement said. The definition of misinformation, per the guide, is “false or misleading content shared without harmful intent though the effects can still be harmful, e.g. when people share false information with friends and family in good faith.” While enforcement measures for were not outlined, the guide reads that “Ethical journalism standards should be upheld and encouraged.”

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