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GDN Reader's View: Online abuse

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In 1996, under the Communications Decency Act (CDA), Congress gave social media companies special Internet powers in order to create a platform that would be used as a form of ‘public square’ where everyone can participate and state their case. At its core, the act provides immunity from liability for providers and users of an “interactive computer service” who publish information provided by third-party users.

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