So let’s get this straight. The very same mainstream media apparatus who is out here accusing Trump of inciting violence and whipping his base up into a frenzy by encouraging them to rebel, leading to them deciding to storm the Capitol Building and cause widespread chaos, are at the same time going to unprecedented lengths to straight-up censor his social media messages and videos that show him saying the exact opposite? Posts where he is seen and heard advising his supporters to “go home” and that “we must respect law and order”?
Its absolutely unreal and something I never thought even our ultra despicable left-leaning lamestream media would ever have the gall to actually attempt. But they know how brain dead the populace is and have been further emboldened by what they’ve been allowed to get away with as they lie through their teeth about the reality(or lack their of) of the Coronavirus public health threat. So there is NOTHING they won’t try these days. I think it’s time the Mika Brzezinski’s and Nicole Wallaces of this world are dragged out of their studios by their androgynous weaves, shackled, brought to Gitmo, stripped down, heads shaved and officially processed and designated as the enemy combatants they are. All before being arraigned in front of a military tribunal. That’s just me though.
Silencing a President
|Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube have censored President Trump’s video statement urging those at the US Capitol to remain peaceful, return home, and support law enforcement.|
Facebook and YouTube swiftly removed Trump’s statement. Twitter initially disabled replies, retweets, and likes on the video but later took it down.
|In the video statement, Trump begins by addressing the uncertainties surrounding the 2020 US presidential election results.|
“I know your pain, I know your hurt. We had an election that was stolen from us,” he says.
He then urges those at the Capitol to go home and remain peaceful:
“You have to go home now. We have to have peace. We have to have law and order. We have to respect our great people in law and order. We don’t want anybody hurt.”
However, Facebook removed the video with its Vice President (VP) of Integrity, Guy Rosen, tweeting that “on balance we believe it contributes to rather than diminishes the risk of ongoing violence.”
|YouTube also removed the video. According to The Verge, it was removed because “the president repeats false information about the outcome of the 2020 election.” However, YouTube will allow Trump’s statement to appear in other videos that are uploaded to the site if there is “proper educational or news context.”|
Twitter initially left the video up but disabled replies, retweets, and likes meaning that the reach of the video on the platform was likely to be severely limited. In a label on the video, Twitter claimed it had turned off these engagement features “due to a risk of violence.” The video was later removed completely with Twitter claiming that it “violated the Twitter Rules.”
The video President Trump posted is presented here