Return of the Gatekeepers: Section 230 and the Future of Online Speech — Panel 2: Bias in the Valley: Do Allegation of Political Censorship Justify 230 Reform?

Featuring Adam Candeub, Eric Goldman, Craig Parshall, Ashkhen Kazaryan, & Julian Sanchez

In the past few years, debates about free speech online have become a staple of Washington policy discussions. Concerns over harassment, alleged political bias in Silicon Valley, the spread of extremist content on social media, and the influence of Big Tech on the integrity of elections have prompted a variety of policy proposals and legislation. Meanwhile, social media companies have responded by creating institutions to moderate content on their platforms. The future of online speech governance may lie in California, not DC.