Jim VandeHei: The Next Great Free Speech Debate

From a story on axios.com by Jim VandeHei headlined “The next great free speech debate”:

We want to prepare you for the next frontier in America’s free speech argument: putting the power of what you read, see and hear in your hands alone.

  • The concept carries a pedestrian name: the “decentralized” web, or “web3.” But its consequences are profound — rewiring the very foundation of social media and speech policing.

Why it matters: Elon Musk, Jack Dorsey (co-creator of Twitter) and many others believe that you — not the government or social media platforms — should decide who and what you get to read and hear online.