Tech Tuesday: Political speech and social media
Last week, the Supreme Court temporarily blocked a Texas law from taking effect that intended to punish online platforms for removing political speech. Florida passed a similar law in 2021 that has also been stopped by the courts.
Republican-led states across the country want to stop platforms from moderating certain types of speech. Today on Tech Tuesday we are taking a look at why.
- John Bergmayer, Legal Director, Public Knowledge
- Geoffrey A. Fowler Technology columnist, Washington Post
- Russell Holly, Managing Editor for Commerce at CNET
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