Missouri lawmakers ask state education leaders to ‘step up’ when it comes to making sure students have internet access

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KY3) – There are thousands of Missouri students attending class this fall online, either because it’s their only option, or it’s the choice their family made because of the pandemic. Lawmakers grilled state school leaders Thursday about what they’re doing to help make sure those students have […]

Self- regulation of the internet must come to an end through an online harms law that delivers meaningful and lasting change

There is no greater priority for the NSPCC than making sure our children are safe from abuse online. Children are being groomed at scale on social networks, child abuse images are being freely produced but not consistently taken down and vulnerable young people are being exposed to highly disturbing content […]

how the internet is destroying us

In 2010, the writer Zadie Smith urged users of Facebook to step back and consider the look of one’s Facebook “wall”: doesn’t it look ridiculous, she asked, “your life in this format? The last defense of every Facebook addict is: but it helps me keep in contact with people who […]