The shutting down of Trump's all social media accounts by all the surveillance monopolies has some important lesson.

The monopolies have vast powers of arbitrary banning or content prohibition. For now, they have used it against Trump, a villain for everyone. But the fact remains that the company officials have become authoritarian arbitrators of democratic free speech.

How will they use this enormous power when someone challenges these companies politically, tries to hold them accountable?


@SenojEkul @hurtado

I don't know if you followed, but other countries where the corporations are aligned with the government, the arbitration is pathetic. For example in India. There were newspaper reports that the internal documents of these companies showed that the company refused to block dangerous right wing content because that would affect their business. Also, returning the favor, governments have not regulated data theft by these big companies.

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