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The long game emerging

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“Where truth is the new hate speech” is Alex Jones’ slogan I believe.

Despite his over-the-top job portraying the rabid conspiracy theorist, some things he says are true, including his idea that dissenting views will be labeled hate.

Once so labeled, they will be banned.

The noose is tightening. Now that the whole world thinks the internet is facebook, instagram, and twitter, they won’t know where to look.

Let’s see how long sites like this are allowed to be found be search engines – or allowed to register a domain.

Will this banning of Jones increase his audience? You-can’t-have-it marketing is powerful. Let’s see.

Major tech companies have begun to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones from their services, reflecting a more aggressive enforcement of policies against hate speech following protests on social media. Facebook has taken down four pages belonging to Jones, including two featuring his “Infowars” show, for violating its hate speech and bullying policies. Over the past several days, Apple, YouTube and Spotify have also removed material published by Jones. Twitter, which hasn’t banned Jones, has als

Source: Major tech companies remove Infowars’ Alex Jones for hate, bullying | The Star

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