Facebook, Twitter, ‘Shadowbans’ Outed by Donald Trump, Jr.

Donald Trump, Jr., scored a major blow against social media giants Twitter and Facebook with comments that highlight the liberal gas bags' tendency to censor conservative content and to hinder conservatives from associating with each other online through a practice called shadow-banning. (Politico photo)

The Hill – As Big Tech’s censorship of conservatives becomes ever more flagrant and overt, the old arguments about protecting the sanctity of the modern public square are now invalid. Our right to freely engage in public discourse through speech is under sustained attack . . .

From “shadowbans” on Facebook and Twitter, to demonetization of YouTube videos, to pulled ads for Republican candidates at the critical junctures of election campaigns, the list of violations against the online practices and speech of conservatives is long.

I [Donald Trump Jr.] certainly had my suspicions confirmed when Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, “accidentally” censored a post I made regarding the Jussie Smollett hoax.

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