Section 230 says that “No provider or user of an interactive computer service shall be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider”
In simpler terms 230 was there to protect the tech companies and internet providers from being held responsible for any information uploaded to their Platform. This allowed the internet to grow and these companies to flourish without the fear of carrying any legal liability for the content.
This has become a bigger issue now that there are ram-pit claims of user suppression and accusations of first amendment right violations for removing users posts, videos and any uploaded data. Here is the rub, if Facebook is selection which content they deem unacceptable are they now acting as a Publisher? This debate is heating up in congress, I expect it to gain more steam entering early 2021. Get your popcorn folks! This will be a heavy weight bout no doubt!