In a brilliant move, Florida lawmakers introduced legislation to curb the tyranny of censorship by Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook and other big tech giants.
According to Breitbart News, “Republican legislators in the Florida House of Representatives have introduced legislation to protect political candidates from censorship by big tech platforms.”
“The bill includes a measure to fine social media platforms that blacklist political candidates, $100,000 a day for statewide candidates (governors, senators, and presidential candidates) and $10,000 a day for “other candidates,” notes Breitbart.
The entire bill can be read here.
While the bill is certainly a step in the right direction, there are some who claim it does not go far enough. The bill, if passed, will face scrutiny from the powerful tech lobby over Constitutional grounds.
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