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If social media companies won’t take action, the lawmakers must

Emma Little-Pengelly


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Today, Twitter has around 400 million users globally, Facebook around 3 billion active users. Yet, this significant development went largely ignored by lawmakers and regulators. Stock image

Today, Twitter has around 400 million users globally, Facebook around 3 billion active users. Yet, this significant development went largely ignored by lawmakers and regulators. Stock image

Today, Twitter has around 400 million users globally, Facebook around 3 billion active users. Yet, this significant development went largely ignored by lawmakers and regulators. Stock image

A few quick clicks is all it takes to locate vile, obscene and cruel posts on social media.

It's that easy to find because it is so common. We have a pandemic of hate and abuse on our hands, the Wild West has moved to our phones and devices.


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