Your NPR news source
Selena Gomez-Big Tech

This combination of photos shows from left, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, Google CEO Sundar Pichai, and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Jose Luis Magana, LM Otero, Jens Meyer

Section 230: Do Facebook And Twitter Need Tougher Regulations?

In the aftermath of the Jan. 6th insurrection on Capitol Hill, many users and legislators blamed the algorithms of social media companies like Facebook and Twitter for fomenting the atmosphere that led to violence.

Renowned tech writer and historian Steven Levy tells Reset why he thinks social media platforms and big tech companies must face tougher government regulation.

GUEST: Steven Levy, editor-at-large at WIRED magazine; author of Facebook: The Inside Story

More From This Show
WBEZ reporters covering migrants in Colombia and the U.S. detail the vastly different integration efforts in the two countries.
Mayor Johnson explores making reparations a reality in Chicago, and cooling centers close for Juneteenth holiday during record-breaking heat wave.