yep ... and here’s the white house synopsis:
In the next few hours, you may hear a lot about this Executive Order. Leftwing media will claim it addresses a fake problem because tech bias doesnt exist. Democrats in Congress will say the President is exceeding his authority. Some in the Beltway establishment will say the order doesnt do that much in the first place.
All of these are lies. Here are a few of the key actions in President Trumps order:
Makes it U.S. policy that platforms who selectively edit, censor, or are not acting in good faith with regards to content will not receive the liability protection included in Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act
Directs the Commerce Department to petition the FCC to make clarifying rules on Section 230 in line with U.S. policy
Helps stop millions of taxpayer dollars from being wasted by federal agencies on advertising with biased social media platforms
Ensures the Justice Department will review more than 16,000 complaints about politically motivated censorship that were collected by the White House in advance of a Social Media Summit held last year
Mobilizes State Attorneys Generalwho have massive subpoena and consumer protection authoritiesto ensure social media platforms are not engaging in unfair or deceptive acts or practices
Acts as federal law and lists the many ways in which tech platforms act with bias against viewpoints they disagree with
Massive corporations that treat millions of American citizens unfairly shouldnt expect special privileges and protections under the law. With President Trumps Executive Order today, our country is one step closer to having an honest, fair public debate.
Thank you for an exceptional explanation!
If that is what this does, and conferences, it would be fantastic. I am more afraid this will just be a political talking point, where the election. Rather than concrete actions, such as stopping the Censureship of conservative voices including the presidents.