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Why Facebook, Twitter, and Other Social Networking Sites are No Longer Private Companies

I recently wrote about the disgrace of The Heritage Foundation in refusing to oppose censorship of conservatives, libertarians, and the new right, where it cited Facebook and other social networking sites being private companies, which in its view exempts them from the parameters of free speech in America, as guaranteed by the Constitution. A cursory glance at the argument would suggest The Heritage Foundation is correct, but when digging deeper into it, it’s readily apparent that identifying these companies as being private is no longer an accurate […]

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