Paul Matzko is the Tech and Innovation Editor at Libertarianism.org. He received a PhD in History from Pennsylvania State University in 2016. He has a forthcoming book with Oxford University Press titled The Radio Right, which details the John F. Kennedy administration’s successful efforts to censor Right‐wing radio broadcasters in the 1960s. He has published articles with Presidential Studies Quarterly and Fides et Historia.
American was founded upon the immodest proposition that the best response to bad speech is more speech. It is a fundamentally democratic proposition, one that is as appropriate for the digital age as it was for the 1780s.