Democratic 2020 Candidates Flirt With Unconstitutional Censorship

Supreme Court to hear contraception mandate case

Buzzfeed reports today that several 2020 Democratic presidential candidates are looking at ways to tackle the growing problem of white nationalism. That’s good! They also report that some of them are endorsing the idea that the government should regulate speech on social media companies as a means of doing so. That’s bad! That’s very bad! …

BuzzFeed Horrified Twitter Won’t Remove Tweets That Don’t Violate Twitter Rules

I was horrified to discover yesterday that BuzzFeed’s Twitter account is apparently in violation of Twitter terms of service. After all, here they are tweeting out a picture of people in KKK hoods, in a tweet that explicitly notes Twitter bans tweeting “symbols historically associated with hate groups.” Twitter is allowing this altered photo comparing …