Sounds good, right?
The Daily Caller:
Democratic Candidate Andrew Yang Promises Government Crackdown On ‘Misinformation’
by Peter Hasson – 03-19-2019
Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang says the federal government will punish media companies for the spread of misinformation if he wins in 2020.
But read on; there’s a snag.
“I will appoint a new News and Information Ombudsman with the power to fine egregious corporate offenders. One of the main purposes of the Ombudsman will be to identify sources of spurious information that are associated with foreign nationals. The Ombudsman will work with social media companies to identify fraudulent accounts and disable and punish responsible parties,” Yang wrote.
“We need a robust free press and exchange of information. But we should face the reality that fake news and misinformation spread via social media threatens to undermine our democracy and may make it impossible for citizens to make informed decisions on a shared set of facts,” he adds on his website.
Read the article at https://dailycaller.com/2019/03/19/andrew-yang-misinformation/
Think Snopes in Jackboots.
Yep, one of the infamous Sack of Ferrets has escaped the bag with a plan to kill the remaining free speech on the internet.
Here are some of the ferret’s campaign promises:
- Universal Healthcare
- Medicare For All
- Combat Climate Change
- LQBTQ Rights
- Gun Safety
- Right to Privacy/Abortion and Contraception
I don’t know about you,
but I smell a DemonRat.