Live-streaming has just recently became a new element of social media within the last year or so. This new function comes with a set of responsibilities and norms which are still being formed. However convenient this new channel of communication may be, live-steaming has raised questions about privacy and the future of journalism. Communities have begun to hold police, journalists, and each other accountable through the constant watch of a lens.
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Policing the Police
Are there certain rights being broken with being recorded involuntarily on a livestream? If so, how does one go about restricting what footage can and cannot be posted?