Tedros of the World Health Organization sent out a public message asking social media sites to censor what he deems anything going against what WHO say as misinformation. Meanwhile, this week Dr. Anthony Fauci, White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre, other Biden administration officials along with five social media companies have 30 days to respond to subpoenas in a lawsuit alleging collusion to suppress freedom of speech.
the Poynter Institute for Media Studies. The Poynter Institute is largely funded by George
Soros´ Open Society Foundations, Google, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the
National Endowment for Democracy, Ebay´s Omidyar Foundation, and others”.-Domina Petric, MD
Social Media that has recently censored activists, comedians, and artists are making their own statements about what they feel regarding this kind of intensive censorship we are seeing today, such as this artist below.
˝The International Fast-Checking Network (IFCN) is a forum for fact-checkers
worldwide hosted by the Poynter Institute for Media Studies. These organizations
fast-check statements by public figures, major institutions and other widely
circulated claims of interest to society.˝ Funding: Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation, the Duke Reporters´ Lab, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Google, the National Endowment for Democracy, the Omidyar Network, the Open Society Foundations and the Park Foundation.
Facebook released a statement on December 15, 2016 advising users that they were starting a program to ˝work with third-party fact checking organizations that are signatories of Poynter’s International Fact Checking Code of Principles.˝ Poynter´s journalists are funded by George
Soros’ Open Society Foundations, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the National
Endowment for Democracy (which has financial links to the State Department), Ebay’s Omidyar Foundation, and Craig Newmark, the founder of Craigslist who donated a massive $1 million to Poynter to create this ˝anti fake news˝ mechanism.
Craig Newmark is also a Clinton campaign donor. As is George Soros and Bill Gates, both big time supporters of the Clinton Foundation as well as Hillary’s election campaign fund. Another Poynter donor, Ebay founder Pierre Omidyar, is also a massive donor to Clinton, giving millions of dollars to the Foundation.
Danish journalist Iben Thranholm said: ˝It gave me goosebumps to hear those names because they have actually a very strong political agenda. It´s like there are a lot of people who think that it´s dangerous not to be able to control the media, so to sort out what is supposedly
the real news and the fake news is actually a way to control the narrative. So if you
want to be in opposition to these political powers then you are going to be censored.
Over 17 months ago we saw the President of the United States Donald Trump get shut down on Twitter and Facebook, how could media corporations have the power to shut down the US president from speaking freely? Read more here Unravelling the Technocracy of Free Speech
Of course this is a kind of censorship.˝ The line-up feeds criticism from right-wing
commentators that the new fact checking feature will be biased towards left-wing
causes and could interfere with the social media feeds of millions of voters. The feature flags any stories which have been disputed by a third party before users attempt to share them and prohibit the promotion of any ˝fake stories˝. The third parties include but are not limited to ABC
News, Politico, Snopes and The Washington Post.
Many times the articles from Fact Checkers do not include actual counter-arguments,
but only a plenty of logical fallacies, such as appeal to authority, (˝This is fake news
because I say so!˝) or appeal to ridicule, (˝Your theory is stupid, bizarre, silly, funny…˝). For open, democratic and civilized discussion valid arguments and counter-arguments must be used. Both (or more) sides in any kind of discussion, (scientific, political, sociological, theological…) must refrain from using logical fallacies instead of valid arguments. And finally, who is going to fact check the Fact Checkers?
2. George Soros And Bill Gates Funding
Facebook´s Fast Checkers. News Punch
3. Clinton mega donor George Soros leads line-up
of liberal billionaires who are funding Facebook´s
fake news fact checker.
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