Censorship

“Duhhh, Stop Defending Alex Jones! This Will Never Hurt The Left, Derp Duh!”

Source: Caitlin Johnstone Rogue Journalist August 15, 2018 Caitlin Johnstone In the controversy surrounding the coordinated corporate censorship of Alex Jones’ notorious Infowars franchise across multiple online platforms, journalist Glenn Greenwald made an under-appreciated tweet in response to the various leftists and Democrats who’ve attacked anyone objecting to the censorship …

Censorship

Problem Reaction Solution: Internet Censorship Edition

Source: The Corbett Report August 10, 2018 James Corbett Don’t be an idiot! The government is NOT going to be the neutral arbiters of the internet and the big tech companies are NOT monopolies unless YOU forfeit your responsibility and use their controlled platforms. The answers to the social media …

Censorship

In A Corporatist System Of Government, Corporate Censorship Is State Censorship

Source: Caitlin Johnstone Rogue Journalist August 7, 2018 Caitlin Johnstone Last year, representatives of Facebook, Twitter, and Google were instructed on the US Senate floor that it is their responsibility to “quell information rebellions” and adopt a “mission statement” expressing their commitment to “prevent the fomenting of discord.” “Civil wars …

Free Speech

Institutionalizing Intolerance: Bullies Win, Freedom Suffers When We Can’t Agree to Disagree

Source: The Rutherford Institute August 6, 2018 John W. Whitehead “Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech.” ? Benjamin Franklin What a mess. As America has become ever more polarized, and those polarized factions have become more militant and less inclined …

Police State

Police Union Calls for Banning of Books in High School Because They Mention Police Brutality

Police are calling for books to be banned from school because they talk about police brutality and real life scenarios that they say breeds distrust. Source: The Free Thought Project July 3, 2018 Matt Agorist Censorship is a necessity of the police state. Peaceful ideas that oppose the status quo …

Censorship

Social Media Giants Choking Independent News Site Traffic to a Trickle

A protest against censorship in front of the Facebook Office in Warsaw, Poland, Nov. 5, 2016. Czarek Sokolowski | AP Several prominent figures, including Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee, warned the EU Parliament that its proposed censorship measure would begin transforming the Internet from an open platform for sharing and innovation, …

Censorship

Facebook, Google Outline Unprecedented Mass Censorship at US Senate Hearing

Photo: Facebook’s General Counsel Colin Stretch, Twitter’s Acting General Counsel Sean Edgett, and Google’s Senior Vice President and General Counsel Kent Walker, are sworn in for a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Nov. 1, 2017. (AP/Jacquelyn Martin) The hearing was called to review what technology companies are doing …

Censorship

Fighting Fake News: Back Door Trick to Enact Censorship

Source: The Freedom Articles January 12, 2018 Makia Freeman Fighting fake news is the new pretext given by the ruling cabal in many nations to enact censorship via the back door. Amid the rallying cries of “We must fight fake news!” both France (under would-be dictator Macron) and now Brazil …

Censorship

The Demise of Dissent: Why the Web Is Becoming Homogenized

Source: Activist Post November 18, 2017 By Charles Hugh Smith In other words, we’ll be left with officially generated and sanctioned fake news and “approved” dissent. We’ve all heard that the problem with the web is fake news, i.e. unsubstantiated or erroneous content that’s designed to mislead or sow confusion. The problem …

Censorship

The “Official” Story Will Be the ONLY Story We Get to Hear

Truthstream Media Oct 12, 2017 Melissa Dykes In a follow-up to the video where I essentially made the case Google is 1984, after last week’s events, we’ve moved another tick closer to that reality with a new “algorithm adjustment” the tech giant rolled out on YouTube following the Las Vegas …