Assistant Professor, Professional Communication, Ryerson University
Ope Akanbi is an assistant professor in the School of Professional Communication at Ryerson University. She is an interdisciplinary scholar with a background in law and communication. Her research interests include the regulation of digital work, privacy and the political economy of digital media.
Facebook made news this week by blocking U.S. President Donald Trump from posting to its platform. A seperate power struggle between government and Big Tech that will be far more consequential in the long term is unfolding...