Section 230 is Good, ActuallyNo, Section 230 Does Not Require Platforms to Be “Neutral”
Online platforms are within their First Amendment rights to moderate their online platforms however they like, and they’re additionally shielded by Section 230 for many types of liability for their users’ speech. It’s not one or the other. It’s both.
It's a misconception that platforms can somehow lose Section 230 protections for moderating users’ posts.
- I refer to it as BC, Before Corona, and AD, After Disaster. -