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In The Tank (Ep245) – Trump Threatens Twitter and Section 230

May 29, 2020

The crew is joined by John Samples, a Cato Vice President and inaugural member of Facebook's new content moderation and oversight board.

Heartland's Donald Kendal, Justin Haskins, and Jim Lakely, are joined by Isaac Orr for episode 245 of the In The Tank Podcast. The crew is joined by John Samples, a Cato Vice President and inaugural member of Facebook's new content moderation and oversight board. Samples discusses his perspective and what is role will be in regards to Facebook content moderation. After the interview, they talk about Trump's recent spat with Twitter and the Executive Order signed by Trump intending to protect free speech on the internet. .  

 

INTERVIEW

John Samples, Cato vice president – Inaugural member of Facebook’s new content moderation and oversight board.

 

TRUMP V. TWITTER

Twitter "fake checks"  Trump

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/05/28/twitter-ceo-stands-by-fact-check-on-trumps-tweets.html

  

WhiteHouse.gov - Executive Order on Preventing Online Censorship

https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/executive-order-preventing-online-censorship/

 

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Justin Haskins is the Editorial Director and a Research Fellow at The Heartland Institute.
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Isaac Orr is a policy fellow at the Center of the American Experiment on mining and energy issues and a policy advisor for The Heartland Institute.
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Jim Lakely is the Vice President and Director of Communications of The Heartland Institute.
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