J.W. Altschul

J.W. Altschul is a teacher with a degree in history and Asian studies.

It’s Time For Congress To Treat Twitter As A Publisher

Platforms like Twitter and Facebook are treated as distinct from publishers in large part because they refrain from discriminating based on ideology. That’s so yesterday.

How Twitter’s Biased Bans Echo China’s Social Control System

As more and more of the tools we use in daily life—payment processing, social media, or even Uber—move online, the question of what it takes to be banned only becomes more relevant.