Researchers studying Facebook’s impact on democracy threaten to quit

FILE PHOTO: A 3-D printed Facebook logo is seen on U.S. dollar banknotes in this illustration picture, June 18, 2019. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A group of philanthropies working with Facebook Inc [...]

2019-09-10T17:48:56+01:00August 28th, 2019|Categories: In The News|Tags: , |

Trump not allowed under First Amendment to block critics on Twitter

US President Donald Trump is not allowed under the First Amendment of the US Constitution to block his critics on Twitter, judges have ruled. A court challenge was brought by the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University and seven people who had [...]

2019-09-10T17:49:22+01:00July 11th, 2019|Categories: In The News|Tags: , |

Against Big Tech Viewpoint Discrimination

This week, YouTube decided American conservative “shock jock” commentator Steven Crowder broke the rules of their Partner Program. Since YouTube is privately owned, shouldn’t principled free market advocates support the company’s right to purge videos Silicon Valley finds triggering, [...]

2019-09-10T17:49:29+01:00June 10th, 2019|Categories: Articles|Tags: , |