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FOSI in the News
Nov
09
2017
Bloomberg

Twitter Inc. halted a system for verifying user identity, calling it “broken" after the process became seen as a stamp of approval for trolls, white supremacists and others disseminating hateful speech online. FOSI CEO Stephen Balkam is quoted.

Oct
23
2017
Vanity Fair

A spokeswoman for the First Lady insisted her anti-cyberbullying campaign is not ironic. FOSI CEO Stephen Balkam is quoted.

Aug
31
2017
NBC4

Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute discuesses the importance of online safety contract. 

Jul
20
2017
The Wall Street Journal

Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute weighs in on President Trump's tweets and Twitter's abusive language policy. 

Jul
20
2017
The Washington Post

Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Insitute discusses the changes to Twitter's anti-abuse tactics. 

Jul
19
2017
Real Simple

Stephen Balkam, the CEO of the Family Online Safety Institue talks about the FBI's privacy warning for connected toys. 

Jul
19
2017
Techonomy

Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute pens a piece on connected toys and FOSI's recent London Roundtable event. 

Jun
13
2017
The Daily Beast

Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute comments on First Lady, Melania Trump's pledge to combat cyber bullying. 

Jun
06
2017
CNBC

Google collaborated with the Family Online Safety Institute with their new educational curriculum entitled, "Be Internet Awesome." This program is designed to teach pre-teen children how to protect themselves from scams, predators and other trouble online.

Jun
06
2017

Jennifer Hanley, Vice President of Legal and Policy for the Family Online Safety Institute commented on Google's new "Be Internet Awesome" campaign.