The problem with the "private platforms can choose what they host" ( ) argument is that the platforms in question have a monopoly, and as such should be neutral and regulated just like utilities.

Of course that's a terrible way to solve the problem, it would be much better to break them into a thousand pieces and require interoperability.

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