He Who Determines “Fake News” Controls The Narrative
“Withholding information is the essence of tyranny. Control of the flow of information is the tool of the dictatorship.”
― Bruce Coville
Friday 31 Jan 2020 – Facebook has announced a ban on coronavirus conspiracy theories and will now work to ‘limit the spread of misinformation and harmful content about the virus’.
The social network wants to stop the circulation false claims and fake news about the disease…
Scientists have not yet unequivocally proved the origins of the disease, although it’s been suggested that the virus formed in bats and then ‘jumped’ to humans.
Facebook remained as the dominant platform for news with 45 percent of American adults saying they get news from the social media site. Alphabet Inc’s YouTube was next with 18 percent while only…
By Lee Brown May 27, 2021
Facebook on Thursday was ripped by politicians on both sides of the Atlantic for “showing its true and ugly colors” and “arrogance” with its ban of reports on whether COVID-19 came from a lab in Wuhan — and for reversing course only after the theories became “fashionable with the liberal elite.”Continue reading