Shreyas is a community builder based in India, focusing on building communities around open source. He’s worked with tech and open source communities for almost a decade. He’s also passionate about digital rights, diversity, remote work, and the open web.
What can be done?
As existing internet users and creators, we are helping shape the experience of the next million people on the web. We need to ensure that their first experience of the internet is safe, inclusive, and empowering. We need to help people move from being consumers on the web to creators. This can be done by creating educational resources, content around privacy and navigating the web in a safe manner, localizing the web in different languages to facilitate adoption, and advocating for an open and inclusive internet.
In India, a report found that Facebook had compromised its policy against hate speech to favor the ruling party.