Now more than ever citizens are taking and sharing video of human rights abuse. In their efforts to secure justice, how do practitioners verify this video? Consider these questions below when sharing your comments in this discussion topic:
- What are the challenges of verifying citizen video?
- What are some tools and/or processes that can be utilized to verify that a video is what it says it is?
- What level of verification does the media need versus a human rights body versus a court?
- How can metadata be used to prove the authenticity of a video and what are the limitations of metadata?
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