the US President Donald trump has threatened to close down social networks if they continue to “drown out” the voices of conservatives. Such a statement he made after a conflict with the administration of Twitter, which had previously marked some of his records a warning about the possible falsification of information.
“Republicans believe that social media platforms completely drowning out the voices of conservatives, wrote the American leader. – We will strictly regulate them or close them before ever going to let that happen. We saw what they tried to do and failed in 2016”.
Republicans feel that Social Media Platforms totally silence conservatives voices. We will strongly regulate, or close them down, before we can ever allow this to happen. We saw what they attempted to do and failed, in 2016. We cant let a more sophisticated version of that….
– Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 27, 2020
Earlier on Twitter, which has long been criticized for insufficiently active struggle against misinformation, for the first time marked the publication of trump’s the blue icon that prompts the user to verify his claims according to the facts. The warning concerned the entry in which the head of state said that postal voting in the presidential election supposedly will lead to fraud.
In response, the tweet trump has accused Twitter of meddling in the presidential election (they need to be held in November 2020), and check the facts in his statements the media called “fake news” and “Amazon Washington Post” (the newspaper really belongs to the owner of Amazon Jeff Bezos). According to the President of the United States, adding a note to his tweet, the social network “completely contradicts the freedom of speech”.
trump is not the first time accuses IT-company bias against conservatives. Last summer, for example, he was invited to a private meeting in the White house, prominent conspiracy theorist and conspiracy theorists, the records are repeatedly removed from social networks because of braidbnyh statements.