Friday, 17 May 2019
It begins: Trump admin launches website where banned, deplatformed social media users can report censorship abuses by the tech giants
[Natural News]: For more than a year, the social media behemoths have been testing POTUS Donald Trump’s patience with their shadow banning, censorship, and outright deplatforming of one conservative figure and voice after another.
In August, for instance, the president publicly blasted what he deemed “illegal” censorship by the social media behemoths.
“Google search results for ‘Trump News’ shows only the viewing/reporting of Fake New Media,” he wrote on Twitter. “In other words, they have it RIGGED, for me & others, so that almost all stories & news is BAD. Fake CNN is prominent. Republican/Conservative & Fair Media is shut out.”
Then in March, the president warned Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg after the social media behemoth blocked Trump’s social media manager, Dan Scavino.
“I will be looking into this! #StopTheBias” the president wrote.
Well, POTUS Trump — as much as he has on his mind given the Russian collusion hoax, the border crisis, and global hot spots — did, in fact, ‘look into it.’ And now the White House is taking what is surely just a first step in addressing the blatant anti-Trump, anti-conservative bias of the Left-wing social media platforms...read more>>>...