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Sex Cult and Facebook: How the Communications Decency Act Amplifies Obscene Libel

Many people now know that social media providers suppress content at odds with certain political or ideological goals. What’s seldom discussed is that so long as content is irrelevant to those goals, social media will complacently allow it to destroy lives. Here’s a story about that. A few years ago a middle-aged, unemployed, do-nothing internet maven took to Facebook to assert, outlandishly and falsely, that my clients, their six children, and a portion of their church had organized a sex cult and were grooming and preying upon minors. His post… Read more Sex Cult and Facebook: How the Communications Decency Act Amplifies Obscene Libel

Dynamic, Positive thinking

“There are bad times just around the corner. We can all look forward to despair. It’s as clear as crystal from Birmingham to Bristol that we can’t save democracy and we don’t much care.” –Noel Coward