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Markkula Center for Applied Ethics


Capitol Riots Aftermath on Social Media

Irina Raicu director of internet ethics interviewed by China Global TV Network.

"I seriously doubt that the lawsuit is going to go anywhere. These are private companies, they don't have to post anything they don't want to post, and right now they are facing pressure from their users from their clients and from their own workforce as well."

"For social media platforms, free speech without any moderation has often backfired. What we saw was that [no moderation]actually led to less speech. There was so much abusive speech that entire groups of people were driven out of the conversation."

Irina Raicu director of Internet Ethics interviewed by China Global TV Network.