Social Media requires more than Section 230 Reform

Social media platforms, including Facebook and Twitter, are virtual communities. What were once sparsely populated online villages scattered across the Internet have transformed into complex societies serving billions of users. The speed in which these online societies have evolved and grown have…

Revisiting the Year that Changed America, Twenty-Five Years later.

Twenty-five years ago, in 1994, America embarked on a road that would eventually lead to the election of Donald Trump. At the time, it would have been easy to miss the significance of the events that set America in motion. Internationally…

SECTION 230 OF THE COMMUNICATIONS DECENCY ACT:

A BLUEPRINT FOR REFORM

Andrew P. Bolson

Privacy Initiative of New Jersey

Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act was signed into law

by President Clinton on February 8, 1996.

For some perspective:

1996

20 million Americans had access to the Internet

AOL…

Andrew Bolson

New Jersey Attorney/Privacy Advocate. Fighting to safeguard privacy rights, to reform Sec. 230 of the CDA and to protect American democracy in the age of Trump.

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