It’s been a busy week for the multinational corporations and billionaire owners of the American media (social and legacy).
First they declared that Democrat Joe Biden won the presidential election and now they are dismissing as false or outright censoring criticism of the Presidential election results.
Facebook has banned a group called “StoptheSteal” that was a rapidly growing focal point for opposition to the media’s contention that Biden won the Presidential election. Facebook said it took the action because “we saw worrying calls for violence from some members.”
The supposed calls for violence that prompted the elimination of StoptheSteal from Facebook seem less threatening than many incendiary posts in recent months related to protests over racial injustice and Trump.
One of the StoptheSteal’s 350,000 members shared a screenshot depicting a cartoon of a Disney-like girl in a swirl of stars saying, “Neither side is going to concede. Time to clean the guns, time to hit the streets.”
The other post that Facebook found threatening consisted of a cartoon of a Cro-Magnon type of man carrying a club and saying, “I reckon I’ve had enough of this sh.–.”
Possibly more troublesome to Facebook was the fact that StoptheSteal had a hand in organizing several pro-Trump rallies across the country.Continue reading “Media Censorship Continues, But So Does Election Strife”