Quartz: Germany’s social media law may force Facebook to be judge, jury, and executioner of free speech

Quartz: Germany’s social media law may force Facebook to be judge, jury, and executioner of free speech. “The German government’s controversial new law, which aims to crack down on hate speech on internet platforms, comes into force today (Oct 1). But while it seems like a progressive step towards combatting this issue, there are concerns that the move could lead to excessive censorship due to the level of fines social media platforms face.”

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