Toward a Better Internet

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Toward a Better Internet

Could a civic-minded digital media emerge as a counterweight to the current platform-dominated internet, where algorithms help spread mis- and disinformation, echo chambers cabin our online interactions, and tech giants dominate over a wide range of economic and expressive activities? 

This blog channel explores the possibility of building a better internet, one that facilitates public discourse, respects individual privacy, and fosters democratic processes. 

Litigation

Lawsuit

Edgar v. Haines

A lawsuit challenging the government's system of "prepublication review"

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Event

Event

Lies, Free Speech, and the Law

A symposium exploring how the law regulates or should regulate false and misleading speech

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Advocacy

Essays and Scholarship

How the Biden Administration and Congress Can Fix Prepublication Review: A Roadmap for Reform

Prepublication review is a sweeping and broken system in need of repair

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Reading Room

Transparency & Democracy

The OLC's Opinions

Opinions published by the OLC, including those released in response to our FOIA lawsuit

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