Social Media Censorship
(Natural News) In recent weeks independent and alternative media outlets and their content creators have been sounding the alarm over censorship actions undertaken by Left-leaning social media giants like Facebook, YouTube, Google, Twitter, and others. In many instances, the social media sites weren’t just censoring content, they were taking down entire channels and with them removing complete video and content libraries that often contained hundreds or thousands of programs — all under the guise of ‘combating hate speech’ and ‘fake news.’
Targets of this censorship included Natural News Network founder/editor Mike Adams, whose Health Ranger channel on YouTube has been completely eradicated. Also included was Alex Jones, creator of InfoWars.com.
Their warnings were met with criticism, doubt, and derision in many media quarters, but as it turns out, they were not only right, they were just the tip of the censorship iceberg. As noted by investigative journalist Ben Swann via All News Pipeline, there is indeed a concerted effort by the Alt-Left social media giants to deep-six conservative, independent voices of liberty as part of an overall effort to silence their voices. (Related: Health Ranger announces Real.Video as “the answer to YouTube censorship” … bypass tyranny and censorship with p2p file sharing.)
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(Natural News) If you’ve been reading this site in recent weeks, you know that there is an effort underway by the big tech/media elite to purge all voices that do not comport with the Alt-Left/Marxist worldview. If you’re an independent media site that caters to the free-thinker, the libertarian-minded, the conservative, the supporter of President Donald J. Trump — or a combination of all of those things — Facebook doesn’t want anyone to hear from you. Twitter wants to ban you. Google seeks to defund you. Soon, no doubt, Instagram will try to hide your face.All of this is intentional. Under the guise of combatting “fake news,” these social media giants are engaged in what former Reagan administration economist Paul Craig Roberts recently likened to a “Stalinist purge” — a reference to the brutal late Soviet dictator Josef Stalin who deep-sixed his political enemies or otherwise made them disappear.
Granted, the speech Nazis at the social media giants aren’t killing their competition — yet. But you get the feeling just by reading the comments and seeing the actions of people they aren’t banning or defunding that some of them would love to have that power.
As for Roberts, he thinks the country is at a turning point — and after witnessing outright immigration lawlessness in California and seeing the defacement of a fountain using Communist symbolism at the University of Texas — I agree with him.
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