Source: Zero Hedge
As Trump Threatens Tehran Over Censorship, Facebook’s Thought-Police Censor Pro-Iran Posts Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, The hypocrisy is unbelievable. In order to comply with United States sanctions on Iran, Facebook’s thought police have taken to censorship on behalf of the government. At the same time, President Donald Trump warns Iran not to use censorship. It’s become painfully obvious that the ruling class wants to get us into another war, where the young and poor are shipped off to die while the politicians and government defense contractors get rich. And the hypocrisy is becoming noticeable. Backed by the ruling class, Big Tech’s censorship is nothing new, however, this time, it’s an excuse to propagate a war: These massive Big Tech corporations are Thought Police for the US government: Facebook and Instagram are removing posts expressing support for Iran’s top general Soleimani They say it’s to comply with US sanctions, but how do posts violate sanctions? https://t.co/BthPuxgOBC — Ben Norton (@BenjaminNorton) January 11, 2020 This is especially disgusting because Instagram is very popular in Iran, where Soleimani has 82% approval So Big Tech overlords are basically saying Iranians do not get the right to free speech because of US gov sanctions The US empire trumps free speech https://t.