Proposal for copyright reform: “a black day for freedom of expression”
MEP Jiří Maštálka (KSČM, Czech Republic) reacts to the European Parliament vote on copyright reform, which approved the controversial upload filters:
"This is a black day for freedom of expression. Right-wing MEPs failed to listen to the concerns of citizens and experts. The only opportunity to overturn the decision will be to reject the results of the trialogue negotiations, foreseen for Spring 2019."