Self-appointed Censors: Truth in Social Media

“Orwell’s predictions regarding societal censorship in the digital era are increasingly coming to fruition. Social media companies that were once content merely to regulate speech are increasingly claiming the right to define truth itself.”

Kalev Leetaru in Forbes Mag. Link below.

Elsewhere in this blog I have previously discussed “Truth by Consensus” on how Google Search is managing result relevance by popularity.

I find that Mr. Leetaru’s discussion is most worth digesting.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/kalevleetaru/2019/08/24/social-media-platforms-will-increasingly-define-truth/#67a505186427

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