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  • Mark Zuckerberg comes out against fact checking, so Twitter users go full (actual) fake news on him

    Does the truth really not even matter anymore? Apparently not to Mark Zuckerberg. “I don’t think that Facebook or internet platforms in general should be arbiters of truth,” the Facebook overlord said on CNBC’s appropriately titled Squawk Box Thursday. “Political speech is one of the most sensitive parts in a

  • Lefty ‘Dark Money’ Group ACRONYM Behind Liberal ‘Fake News’ Push to ‘Influence the 2020 Election’

    A liberal dark money operation pushing “fake news” to hurt President Donald Trump in the 2020 election is pulling out all the stops. OpenSecrets revealed that “political operations are pouring millions of ‘dark money’ dollars into ads and digital content masquerading as news coverage to influence the 2020 election.” One of those operations is dubbed Courier Newsroom, which is owned by the leftist nonprofit ACRONYM. ACRONYM is the company behind the Iowa Democratic Caucus app fiasco. OpenSecrets...

  • Will the New $50 Billion Budget Help or Hinder Jacinda Ardern's Chances at the New Zealand General Election?

    Grant Duncan Politics, Oceania The enhanced budget could make or break her reelection campaign.  New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has won global admiration for her personal style. But how will Kiwis judge her government’s performance at the ballot-box in September? A major factor in that decision will be how well today’s budget is received – and how well it achieves its stated aim of “responding, recovering and rebuilding” after COVID-19. If she who was recently judged “the most...

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