Facebook, Google, and Twitter have all announced plans to curb such content on their platforms, with Google saying they will pull advertisements from “fake news” sites.
A new list compiled by Melissa Zimdars, an assistant professor of communication at Merrimack College in Massachusetts, is giving us insight into just what kind of websites the left plans on targeting for censorship.
Zimdars has put together a list of what she calls “False, Misleading, Clickbait-y, and/or Satirical ‘News’ Sources”, which includes a number of fairly mainstream sources including Breitbart, Red State, Twitchy, and Project Veritas.
Here is that lis:
You may also remember the left, including CNN and Obama himself claiming that it was partially a result of “fake news” that Hillary lost the election.
Of course they leave out the fact that WikiLeaks exposed writers at CNN when they were checking with the Clinton camp during the campaign before they published their stories. Some could say that CNN constitutes fake news because of this. Im sure many would agree. Since CNN is the only news source in the history of this country to do so.