Liberal leading Journalist: Facebook And Twitter’s Intervention Concerning
This may prove to be a watershed moment for the Internet and social media. Your editor has made his living partially in social media over the last decade and what Facebook and Twitter have done with the Hunter Biden story is of concern to many in both major parties.
The optics of a former Democratic Party spokesman suddenly donning a Facebook official’s hat to announce a ban of a story damaging to Democrats couldn’t be worse. Moreover, the Orwellian construct described in papers like the Times suggests that for tech executives, pundits, and Democratic Party officials alike, the lines between fake news and bad news, between actual misinformation and information that is merely politically adverse, have been blurred. It’s no longer clear that some of these people see a meaningful distinction between the two ideas.
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