German courts should tackle fake news now, says justice minister

  • “Facebook is earning an awful lot of money with fake news,” Maas told Bild am Sonntag.
  • Heiko Maas says people who spread hate speech and fake news on social media sites should be prosecuted
  • German judges and state prosecutors need to crack down on fake news disseminated through social media platforms immediately, Germany’s justice minister has said.
  • German courts should tackle fake news now, says justice minister
  • The issue of fake news has taken on a new urgency after warnings by German and US intelligence agencies that Russia had sought to influence elections and sway public opinion.

Heiko Maas says people who spread hate speech and fake news on social media sites should be prosecuted
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Blockchain Could Be The Sorely Needed Revolution That Hillary Clinton Brings To Washington

  • If Clinton wants to “promote innovation while protecting privacy,” then blockchains will be mission-critical.
  • If Clinton truly wants to “advance America’s global leadership” in the technology, then she will need to embrace the internet of value.
  • As we outline in our new book, Blockchain Revolution , we can create a safer, more open, more inclusive, and more effective platform for serving the public.
  • We applaud Clinton for slipping the less-than-sonorous word “blockchain” into her announcement on technology.
  • Blockchain Could Be The Sorely Needed Revolution That Hillary Clinton Brings To Washington

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Recently Hillary Rodham Clinton announced her policy initiatives for technology and innovation. She reiterated her support for high-tech education, job creation, and the adoption of a wide range of technologies. What surprised most observers was her call for “public service blockchain applications.”


Blockchain Could Be The Sorely Needed Revolution That Hillary Clinton Brings To Washington