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Proposed White House executive order targets social media 'censorship'

By Bubbajim · 33 replies
Aug 10, 2019
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  1. wiyosaya

    wiyosaya TS Evangelist Posts: 4,125   +2,418

    And that evidence was sent to a police agency and Biden has been arrested. I hear there's a pizza shop in DC where Hillary Clinton runs a child sex slave ring, and she was arrested, too.
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  2. wiyosaya

    wiyosaya TS Evangelist Posts: 4,125   +2,418

    News flash: 45's EO turns the FCC into the Ministry of Truth.
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  3. Markoni35

    Markoni35 TS Addict Posts: 257   +115

    Yes, leftists are really strong in censorship. Some time ago I was a leftist, because I didn't really understand what I was supporting (like many leftists actually) and at that time I wouldn't mind censoring the right-wing posts. Which was just a proof how wrong I was.

    But now that I know the true leftists agenda, and how harmful they are, I know that this modern stealth censorsip should be punishable by government. You don't have to worry about Russians interfering with elections. Worry about Google.

    I've for example found it impossible to access certain political websites using Google. They would be listed, just like all other links, but when you click them Google would say: "The site is unavailable". Or would take me to another site. I really thought that site was unavailable. But I was intelligent enough to type in (letter by letter, because copy/paste didn't work either) the URL into my browser's address bar. And guess what - The site was fully operational.

    Now, that's the level of censorship that eve North Korea would be proud of. It's the African dictatorship level of hiding information. That must be illegal. Google should be punished for unlawful censorship.
    Last edited: Aug 12, 2019
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  4. thedaybefore

    thedaybefore TS Rookie

    I used to be a democrat until I realized they were dolling out empty promises to black people for decades, only to completely leave us behind for ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS. The fact that they never once helped black people and now all of a sudden dont even talk about black people, but are now giving the same FALSE hope to illegal immigrants like free health care, and decriminalizing illegal entry. It is sick and twisted that they can think that we will forget!!
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  5. wiyosaya

    wiyosaya TS Evangelist Posts: 4,125   +2,418

    Like 45's promise to revamp the health care system and make it better then only to turn around and eviscerate the only legislation in recent times to actually give healthcare to those who could not afford it - and leave something like 3.5 million Americans who had healthcare for at least a few years without any healthcare, and, by the way completely breaking his promise to make the health care system better for all?

    Got it!
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  6. wiyosaya

    wiyosaya TS Evangelist Posts: 4,125   +2,418

    Like Goebbels said, Keep telling a lie enough times and you believe it yourself.
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  7. Black Paper

    Black Paper TS Member Posts: 25   +21

    Governments of the Industrial World, you weary giants of flesh and steel, I come from Cyberspace, the new home of Mind. On behalf of the future, I ask you of the past to leave us alone. You are not welcome among us. You have no sovereignty where we gather.

    — John Perry Barlow, "A Declaration of the Independence of Cyberspace"
  8. Impudicus

    Impudicus TS Addict Posts: 149   +116

    As much as I hate censorship, I believe Facebook is allowed to block whatever it wants. But I also don't like Facebook for numerous reasons, censorship is one of them... Therefore I do not use Facebook. Secondly, How is it wrong for social media but it's ok for major new outlets to be politically bias one way or another?

    Eventually Facebook will bury itself for other reasons.
  9. arrowflash

    arrowflash TS Enthusiast Posts: 49   +39

    Because news outlets _are_ publishers. So they are free to be as biased as they wish, however lots of responsibility and accountability comes with this freedom of bias (at least in theory, anyways). Social media are platforms but they have been acting like publishers. Like I said in my first post, they want to have their cake and eat it too.
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