Tag Archives: Social Media

Censorship in the Digital Age

By Jason Hirthler Source: CounterPunch The grand experiment with western democracy, badly listing thanks to broadsides from profiteering oligarchs, may finally run ashore on the rocks of thought crime. In the uneven Steven Spielberg project Minority Report, starring excitable scientologist Tom … Continue reading

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An Unreal Existence

By Richard Fernandez Source: The Burning Platform At the end of the 20th century people believed in the truth. While they had several truths, — liberalism, conservativism, classic Communism of the kind once espoused by Che Guevara and in places … Continue reading

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Are We Living Haunted Lives?

By Kingsley L. Dennis Source: Waking Times ‘Fear has many eyes And can see things underground’ ~Cervantes, Don Quixote The world as we know it has gone from being flat to round; from being the center of the universe to the … Continue reading

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The War on Social Media is Being Stepped Up

By Jonathan Cook Source: Dissident Voice A really social media, one where we can freely express ourselves and where we alone control the content, is the problem. It must be stopped at all costs. First, it was “fake news”: the … Continue reading

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The Silencing of Dissent

By Chris Hedges Source: Information Clearing House The ruling elites, who grasp that the reigning ideology of global corporate capitalism and imperial expansion no longer has moral or intellectual credibility, have mounted a campaign to shut down the platforms given … Continue reading

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Are Facebook and Google the New Colonial Powers?

By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds To qualify as colonial powers, Facebook and Google must effectively limit the choices and power of users, and punish or coerce those who question or resist their power. I was struck by … Continue reading

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US Seeks to Monopolize Cyberwarfare

By Ulson Gunnar Source: New Eastern Outlook The use of information to enhance martial power goes back to the beginning of human civilization itself, where propaganda and psychological warfare went hand-in-hand with slings, arrows, swords and shields. The most recent … Continue reading

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New York Times stokes anti-Russia campaign to promote Facebook, Twitter censorship

By Bill Van Auken Source: WSWS.org The New York Times has mounted a concerted campaign promoting a crackdown on political expression on social media on the basis of unsubstantiated allegations of Russian government interference in the 2016 US presidential election. … Continue reading

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