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A bombshell leak showed Facebook censoring conservatives was even worse than you think

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Social media companies suppressing conservative views culminated with every major platform banning Donald Trump.

But there was a secret campaign underway that began years earlier to silence conservatives online.

And now this bombshell leak showed Facebook censoring conservatives was even worse than you think.

Leftists blamed Donald Trump’s 2016 election win on the fact that social media platforms allowed free speech.

That began a major push in the corporate-controlled media to pressure companies like Facebook to censor outlets that questioned the Democrat Party’s political narrative by claiming that every view that contradicted Democrat talking points on any given issue amounted to “misinformation.”

A treasure trove of leaked documents revealed that after the election, Facebook got right to work in censoring conservative news outlets by implementing two new tools that reduced traffic to sites like Breitbart by as much as 20 percent.

Breitbart reports, “The company introduced two tools after the 2016 election that disproportionately harmed conservative publishers. The Journal highlights internal Facebook research showing that if both tools were removed, it would increase traffic to Breitbart News by 20 percent, the Washington Times by 18 percent, Western Journal by 16 percent, and the Epoch Times by 11 percent. Facebook eventually removed one of the tools while keeping the other — but it is unclear which of them had the most impact on traffic.”

Facebook reduced traffic to conservative sites while labeling corporate-controlled media outlets like The Atlantic and CNN – two platforms that spread more misinformation than any other source – as “most trusted” in an effort to boost their left-wing propaganda.

After the 2016 election, the Left decided that it needed to control the flow of information to the American people.

The key plank of this campaign focused on pressuring their ideological allies in Silicon Valley to artificially reduce the spread of conservative news to prevent Americans’ access to information that was politically harmful to Democrats.

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Blue-checkmark journalists are ignoring one major bombshell report about Twitter

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Establishment journalists are exasperated that Elon Musk might take away their shiny toy.

The company clearly has a left-wing bias, and they want to keep it that way.

And blue-checkmark journalists are ignoring one major bombshell report about Twitter.

The Left absolutely despises Project Veritas.

The organization does investigative journalism that uncovers corruption in major institutions like government, media, and Big Tech.

And Project Veritas caught another whopper when they exposed the bias inside of Twitter, the company Elon Musk is about to inherit.

An undercover reporter for Veritas caught Twitter Senior Engineer Siru Murugesan on candid camera admitting the company’s antipathy toward right-wingers; Murugesan described Twitter as “commie as [email protected]*k.”

He explained that Twitter employees were distraught over the news that Musk was buying Twitter because of his belief in free speech.

Murugesan explained, “Twitter does not believe in free speech…Elon believes in free speech…Our jobs are at stake. He’s a capitalist and we weren’t really operating as capitalists, more like very socialist. Like, we’re all like commie as [email protected]*k.”

Most people on the Right either knew this or suspected this, but it’s another thing entirely to see a senior engineer openly admit it.

Murugesan also said employees tried to stop the Musk deal, adding, “We did all we could to, like, revolt against it. A lot of employees were revolting against it…I don’t know if two parties can truly coexist on one platform.”

Murugesan’s point about two parties coexisting is accentuated by the fact that Twitter’s current content policy explicitly discriminates against the conservative worldview.

For example, users on Twitter can get suspended and even permanently banned for “misgendering” trans people.

That is clear left-wing bias.

If the company were to take the free speech position, then Twitter would be infuriating the progressives who consider “misgendering” a trans person a form of violence.

In the case of Twitter, the tie always goes to the progressive.

But that could be changing with Musk in charge.

Murugesan continued by explaining how dismayed Twitter employees were.

Some threatened to quit, and some did publicly on social media.

Murugesan said, “They’re, like, ‘this would be my last day if it happens…a lot has changed.’ Like, we’re stress-eating a lot. Like, we’re all worried for our jobs.”

Now that a senior engineer admitted that Twitter is “commie as f*ck,” blue-checkmark journalists are going to have a much harder time pretending the platform is neutral.

Some progresive journalists even make the hilarious claim that Twitter is biased in favor of conservatives.

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The New York Times wrote one despicable hit piece on Elon Musk that will make your head spin

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The Left is absolutely furious that Elon Musk purchased Twitter.

They are spearheading attacks against him on multiple fronts.

And the New York Times wrote one despicable hit piece on Musk that will make your head spin.

Twitter is not a greatly profitable business, but that is not where the platform’s power lies.

Leftists understand this, which is why they were desperate for the Twitter board to turn down Elon Musk’s godfather offer.

But the board couldn’t refuse Musk’s offer without violating its fiduciary responsibility to its shareholders.

Twitter has become the home base of blue-checkmark journalists.

Twitter is also where many people now get their news.

The establishment desperately wants control of all major information outlets, which is why Musk purchasing Twitter is such a problem.

The response from the establishment has been to smear Musk mercilessly in some hopes that he will be thwarted from taking control of the company.

And the latest smear comes courtesy of The New York Times, which drew back on Musk’s experiences as a child in apartheid-era South Africa.

The Times published a piece entitled Elon Musk Left a South Africa That Was Rife With Misinformation and White Privilege: The apartheid era created all-white enclaves littered with anti-Black government propaganda and sheltered from the atrocities of apartheid.

The Times argued that “Mr. Musk has heralded his purchase of Twitter as a victory for free speech, having criticized the platform for removing posts and banning users. It is unclear what role his childhood — coming up in a time and place in which there was hardly a free exchange of ideas and where government misinformation was used to demonize Black South Africans — may have played in that decision.”

The Times’s logic is incredibly tortured.

Musk’s belief in free speech, perhaps because of growing up in censorious apartheid, should be commended, not viewed with skepticism.

The Times spoke with a former classmate who said, “I think his ideas about free speech are very classic liberal and not nuanced.”

The Times is trying to convince people that Musk’s “not nuanced” views on free speech are tied to his “white privilege” background in South Africa.

That utterly makes no sense.

What the Left will not and cannot admit is that they are pro-censorship so long as it is in service of their political aims.

Within the Musk hit piece, The Times linked to a separate Musk hit piece titled Mr. Musk has embraced a flawed understanding of the free speech issue. That makes the deal particularly dangerous.

The most amusing part of the failed Times hit piece is that Musk overall came out looking good.

The Times reported that “Black schoolmates recall that [Musk] spent time with Black friends…Mr. Musk became friends with…Asher Mashudu [a black student], according to Mr. Mashudu’s brother, Nyadzani Ranwashe. One time at lunch, a white student used an anti-Black slur, and Mr. Musk chided the student, but then got bullied for doing so, Mr. Ranwashe said.”

The article also recounted a story from a Musk biography that stated he eschewed military service because he did not want to partake in the apartheid regime.

The Left don’t seem to realize that they look like the villains when they attack the guy trying to defend the principle of free speech.

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The United Nations is colluding with this US corporation to silence conservatives

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The creepiest dystopian novels from decades back have nothing on reality these days. 

Governments and international busybodies are wielding the word “misinformation” like a machete. 

And now the United Nations is blatantly colluding with one huge US corporation to silence conservatives. 

Twitter has announced its banning ads “pushing climate change denial” as Silicon Valley doubles down on censorship in the guise of battling “misinformation.”

We can only guess that if their friends jumped off a point on Diablo Range, tech executives would follow suit. 

It’s not clear why some of the most brilliant minds on the planet are so incredibly insecure about their place in the world, but going all-in on the “scientific consensus” about climate change is the thing to do in the world of tech.

Ironically, they are supporting a political movement almost guaranteed to turn on them.

And now challenging partisan claims about climate change is on par with violence, profanity, and “exploitative” content according to Twitter. 

“We believe that climate denialism shouldn’t be monetized on Twitter, and that misrepresentative ads shouldn’t detract from important conversations about the climate crisis,” the company bragged in a blog post.

And how will they decide when someone’s playing out of bounds? Ask the United Nations, of course. 

Of course, that’s the same organization set on herding the entire planet’s population into urban areas while turning millions more acres into roadless wilderness areas. 

No doubt, Twitter is playing into the hands of Klaus Schwab.

The German engineer is a central planner who wants to achieve nothing less than complete global domination.

But unlike historic figure heads who tried to conquer the world with armies, he’s using his pen to fight and letting others do his dirty work. 

Schwab founded the World Economic Forum in 1971 and he’s been wheedling his way into controlling our lives ever since. 

And we know exactly what he’s up to because he published his detailed plans in two volumes for all the world to know how we’re supposed to be thinking. 

Elon Musk has said he’s against Schwab’s “Great Reset” and “Great Narrative.” 

But even though he’s taken Twitter private, that’s no guarantee climate related sanity will return anytime soon. 

Musk has a stake in keeping climate fanatics happy since they’re a big part of his Tesla customer base—especially important as electric car competitors have finally arrived on the scene. 

One thing is for sure, climate activism has been presented as something as common sense as good old-fashioned thrift and stewardship. 

But the reality is that it’s a vehicle some of the most malicious people on the planet are using to gain control over our lives. 

Pants on Fire News will keep you up-to-date on any developments to this ongoing story.

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