Attorney General Bill Barr joined Bret Baier on Specific Report he”clearly” considers the social media giants have been”engaged in censorship” and so are behaving like”publishers.
FOX News said:
Attorney General William Barr advised”Special Report” at the second portion of an exclusive interview which aired Tuesday he considers social media programs have been”engaged in censorship” and so are behaving much more like”publishers”.
“So you believe these [social media] companies are somehow censoring the president and his fans?” Barr was asked by host Bret Baier.
“I believe that there are — obviously these, these things are now engaged in censorship,” Barr responded. “Plus they held out themselves as open forums in which people, in which the third parties can come and express their viewpoints and they built up a tremendous network of eyeballs.
“And they are behaving much more like publishers since they are censoring particular perspectives and putting their own content in there to diminish the effect of different people’s views.”
President Trump signed an executive order regarding technology companies and websites.
The arrangement is based on the heels of a illegal fact-check on the president out of Twitter, related to the sentiment of President Trump regarding voting by email.
Twitter’s fact-check was later shown to be bogus information.
President Trump directed the Attorney General to use nations to enforce their laws against deceptive business practices.
President Trump made his announcement from the Oval Office.
President Trump told reporters exactly what the media giants are currently doing would be tantamount to a monopoly.
“A little number of social media monopolies controls a huge part of all public and private communications in the United States,” he said.
“They’ve had unchecked power to censor, restrict, edit, form, conceal, alter, Almost Any Kind of communication between private citizens and large public audiences”
UPDATE: This is the Complete transcript to the White House order:
Visitors has been shutting down to sites because the 2016 election.
Media was dominated by conservatives in 2016 when they could receive out the facts — uncensored. Facebook ended that in 2017 and 2018.
This past year, the Gateway Pundit talked with two of the conservative publishers.
Later we were rated as the most influential writer at the 2016 election, here in The Gateway Pundit our Facebook visitors was decimated.
Therefore Facebook had been forced to act we were supportive of President Trump.
The simple fact that traditional publishers are being targeted by Facebook should not be a surprise to Gateway Pundit readers.
We have been reporting this for months years today.
The very best Facebook influencers are shown by this sway map under by Columbia Journalism Review .
And this is the same map revealing.
Facebook has removed content from a vast majority of top conservative publishers.