Twitter suspended the Mitch McConnell’s crusade account (@TeamMitch) for posting a video of protestors outside his home calling for him to be stabbed…. It will be an extremely hard sell for Twitter to guarantee they aren’t one-sided against preservationists any longer.
Politico is revealing the White House is drafting an official request that points to some extent to address charges of online life inclination.
None of the three would describe the contents of the order, which one person cautioned has already taken many different forms and remains in flux. But its existence, and the deliberations surrounding it, are evidence that the administration is taking a serious look at wielding the federal government’s power against Silicon Valley.
“If the internet is going to be presented as this egalitarian platform and most of Twitter is liberal cesspools of venom, then at least the president wants some fairness in the system,” the White House official said. “But look, we also think that social media plays a vital role. They have a vital role and an increasing responsibility to the culture that has helped make them so profitable and so prominent.”