PODCAST: John Carlson's "And Another Thing..." June17, 2020

KVI's John Carlson assess a legal fight between digital behemouth Google and a conservative news/opinion website, TheFederalist. (March 23, 2010, AP file photo / Virginia Mayo)

What will be the fate of 'comment' threads on Internet sites for news reports and (political/opinion) columns?, a lawsuit against a conservative political site by Google may influence the future of such comment threads, it all comes back to money, the lawsuit involves the difficult to define, but all too quickly applied, "hate" speech accusation, why is Google so quick to pursue action against conservative websites but not liberal leaning sites?, why a legal exemption for Google (think viewer comments on Google-owned "") compounds the problem with this aforementioned lawsuit.

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