Vint Cerf: In 2018, we will tackle the internet’s dark side. A balance between filtering speech and censorship must be achieved.

Worth reading and considering. Vint Cerf is considered the father of the Internet.

The internet and the world wide web have lowered the barriers to broadcast communication to nearly zero. In the past, you had to have a broadcast licence and a lot of money to run a television station, a radio station, a newspaper or a magazine-publishing operation that would reach a large audience. Today, you only need a smartphone and an account on Twitter, YouTube, Facebook or a similar social medium.