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Legacy Technology Censorship

Legacy technology companies, like the legacy media, continue to attempt to disrupt emerging alternative technologies. In early November of 2018, gab.com, the free speech Twitter alternative, was deplatformed from the internet by it’s hosting company, GoDaddy, and cut off by … Continue reading

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Censorship, gab.ai, and the Blockchain

Forbes has an article commenting on The Alt-Right’s Favorite Social Network Gab’s Plan To Use Blockchain To Make Itself Indestructible. I’ll comment briefly on the hypocrisy of blaming Gab for the comments of its users while giving Google, Facebook, and … Continue reading

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Twitter Stands Alone and Earns My Respect

Twitter is being criticized for not deplatforming Alex Jones, and the enemies of free speech are up in arms. Vox claims Twitter’s stance on Infowars’ Alex Jones should be a moment of reckoning for users, and that the site [is] … Continue reading

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Ezra Klein Fails to Learn from Sarah Jeong

In Vox, Ezra Klein determines the problem with Twitter, as shown by the Sarah Jeong fracas. Does he get it right? Much of the Jeong furor has been about actually racist alt-right trolls weaponizing old tweets in bad faith to … Continue reading

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Be Careful What You Wish For

Fox News has an article that say that Twitter [is] carrying out [a] ‘concerted attack’ on free speech, feminists claim. Since feminists have made a concerted attack on the free speech of others, the irony in this is pretty thick. … Continue reading

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Using Fake News to Censor the Internet

It’s ironic the lack of self awareness shown by corporate media in the US. First they invented the term “fake news” to smear the alternate media, then they were shocked when they were caught out in lies and their slur … Continue reading

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