Hate speech

Free Speech Matters, Even When it’s Not Protected by the First Amendment

Free Speech Matters, Even When it’s Not Protected by the First Amendment

“The government isn’t involved, so it’s not a free speech issue.” Follow any debate over censorship these days, and one is likely to hear this misguided view stated repeatedly. It means, in effect, that free speech is a legal right against the government, but not a spirit or

Jason Richwine
Jason Richwine
First Amendment
Quillette Podcast 17 – Former Facebook engineer Brian Amerige on the company's ambivalence towards free speech

Quillette Podcast 17 – Former Facebook engineer Brian Amerige on the company's ambivalence towards free speech

Quillette‘s Jonathan Kay talks to Brian Amerige, a former software engineer at Facebook, about the company’s content moderation policy and why it is making a mistake in trying to prohibit hate speech.

Quillette
Quillette
Content moderation