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45: A Free Market Approach to Content Moderation w/ John Samples

June 16th, 2020  •  21 mins 49 secs  •  Download (17.7 MB)  •  Link with Timestamp

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Social media and free speech: they truly go hand in hand. Knowing this, Facebook recently started funding an oversight board made up of independent individuals as a non-governmental and free market solution to oversee content moderation on the platform. Joining host Dan Reynolds to discuss this is John Samples, a member of the new oversight board and Cato Institute Vice President, and Jonathon Hauenschild, Director of the Communications and Technology Task Force at ALEC.