The President prepares for a showdown with Congress as he vetoes the NDAA

U.S. 12/24/20, 01:00

President Trump has carried through with his threat to veto the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) after lawmakers refused to repeal Section 230 that offers online liability protection for Big Tech over content from third parties and social media users. Also included was a provision to allow the renaming of ...

40 US states to file Antitrust lawsuit against Facebook

U.S. 12/04/20, 19:09

A group of at least 40 states, led by New York, are expected to file an antitrust lawsuit against Facebook next week, according to a Reuters report republished by several media outlets. According to four sources familiar with the issue, most U.S. states have formed a coalition to investigate Mark Zuckerberg's ...

Republican senators introduce bill to reduce social media censorship

U.S. 09/09/20, 19:11

Three Republican senators announced the introduction of a bill to amend the Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act to clarify the original intent of such a law and increase the accountability of big technology companies for their censorship of political discourse, Breibart reported. The U.S. Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation ...

Trump moves forward to end social media censorship

U.S. 07/29/20, 19:33

White House press secretary Kaleigh McEnany announced Wednesday, July 29, that the Commerce Department filed a petition with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on July 27, asking about the scope of Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act of 1996. It follows from the measures requested in an executive order signed ...

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