The New York Times technology reporter is revealing how social media is encouraging individual expression.
How the press learned to stop worrying and love censorship.
Corporate Socialism? Bill Barr's Suggestion That the U.S. Should Buy Nokia or Ericsson To Counter China Is a Terrible Idea.
If the only way to beat China is to become like China, then we've already lost.
At This Year's Vegas Porn Expo, Everything People Think They Know About the Internet and Adult Entertainment Is Wrong
The internet has turned adult performers into media entrepreneurs.
Don’t worry—America’s ruling factions still disagree over who should be in charge of the snooping.
The case for a technical free speech fix
A new paper raises constitutional questions about expansive state-level regulations that reach beyond their borders.
From personalized magazine covers to 3D videos to cutting-edge podcasts, we've always been ahead of the curve, thanks to your help.
Since FOSTA passed in 2018, "sex workers have faced increased violence" and "have been forced onto the streets," the California congressman says.
A Trick of Light is the result of an unorthodox collaboration between the accomplished young adult novelist and the late Spider-Man creator.
Twitter has made a bad decision when it comes to banning political ads from its site. They should trust users to decide what is right or wrong.
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Defining terms is tricky, particularly when governments with bad track records on privacy want to call the shots.
For once, the Trump administration is on the right side of a debate with Congress over trade.
But they might be mad at mom for writing about them in The New York Times.
Deregulation didn't end the internet as we know it.
D.C. Circuit Upholds FCC Decision to Rescind "Net Neutrality" (But Rejects FCC Attempt to Preempt Conflicting State Law)
In a lengthy opinion, a divided three-judge panel turns away most of the legal challenges to the Federal Communications Commission's "Restoring Internet Freedom" Order
The cases hinges on two laws—FOSTA and Section 230—that have been hotly contested in recent years.
The bad news is he's a congressman now. And he's trying to stomp all over Section 230 in order to attack home-sharing apps.
Trick of Light collaborator talks about working with a legend, the failings of online community, and the rise of cancel culture in the literary world.
Four myths about the law that made the modern internet possible.
Donald Trump, Elizabeth Warren, and "hipster antitrust" scholars and activists say big tech companies need to be broken up. Economist Tom Hazlett says they're wrong.
Sealed memos fought over in federal court last week show authorities have known for years that claims about Backpage were bogus.
Editor in Chief Kyle Mann talks about being taken literally by fact checkers, whether any subject (even a mass shooting) is off limits, and the libertarian sensibility of his humor.
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Companies should forced neither to help spread offensive speech nor to suppress it.
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The Missouri senator thinks wasting time on Instagram is a problem so big that only the federal government can solve it.
Section 230 Is the Internet's First Amendment. Now Both Republicans and Democrats Want To Take It Away.
From Josh Hawley to Kamala Harris, online free speech is under attack.
Aggressive asset forfeiture collides with First Amendment rights.
Sen. Josh Hawley (R–Mo.) has proposed a dreadful bill that would give the government control of internet content. He thinks the only reason anyone could be opposed is because they've been bought off.
"Section 230 has nothing to do with neutrality. Nothing. Zip. There is absolutely no weight to that argument," Wyden says. He oughta know. He wrote the damn thing.
"Support of the Trump administration is undeniably support for white supremacy."
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Hawley is selling it as a way to fight tech-company "bias" against Republicans. Don't believe him.