There is no way Obama doesn’t find a way to extract a bunch of money (serious money, not just $400K) from the Wall Street banks. Watch.
He “protected” them don’t you know?
Good. They should. (Coulter still drives me nuts.)
It’s not just Youtube. It’s Facebook and other social media too. The effort to combat what has been called “fake news” is being used as an excuse by the #oldmedia to protect their marketshare.
Guess who doesn’t like independent media?
- The old media companies that are being hammered.
- The politicians who have cozy relationships with the old media.
- The former “opinion makers”
Well that’s nice of them.
#SoBrave Share it with all your friends. For America!
Hope you like your roommate.
(From The FT)
Chairman Mao’s legacy has became a battleground for “leftists” and “rightists” over the past year, 50 years after he launched the chaotic and violent Cultural Revolution. The rancorous debates come as current president Xi Jinping tightens control over the party and society. On Friday, censors closed down the social media accounts and website of a think-tank founded by 88-year-old economist Mao Yushi, a frequent target of neo-Maoists (and no relation with the Communist leader),
The author of this article is a bit too wedded to the “Right-Left” spectrum but it is an important story so we post it. Too often people assume that they are on the “Right” or the “Left” without really thinking what that means. Politicians take advantage of this. “Right” and “Left” are really very antiquated terms.
Free speech is not a value shared by everyone anymore. (It really was in the West for years and years on both what is called the Right and Left.) There are those who really do think now however that speech should be prosecuted,