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Section 230, the internet free speech law Trump wants to change, explained

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President trump target social media in a new executive order digital trends editor Matt Katz says the latest executive order from the trump administration is focused on legislation that was designed to regulate online content section two thirty of the communications decency act which essentially is the law that the entire internet as we know it is built around the new executive order calls for a review of whether social media companies like Twitter and Facebook should be considered publishers and that could have major implications all of these platforms will be legally liable for everything that was on them and it's most likely better for them just to completely change the way that they work and risk millions of lawsuits but push back is expected it fundamentally we change the internet as we know it which is why would we expect to see just a huge backlash legally against this from the tech companies which tech trends I'm Marc rental lard ABC

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