Do Twitter, Facebook have obligation to aid terror fight?

The Senate is pushing for legislation that would require social media companies to report any online activity that could be related to terrorism. Social media companies say the proposed law goes too far.

  • Norman_In_New_York

    I believe that a rule of reason should apply and that Facebook and Twitter recognize that it is in their own best interests to establish red lines of permissibility and enforce them.

    • On the other hand it makes the bad guys very easy to track and exposes them to a wider world.

  • Oracle9

    Refusing to prevent attacks on our society is certainly not an unreasonable request. If not perhaps they would be more comfortable being based in Mosul or Tehran.