October 4, 2016

Is Twitter Inc Rigging The US Elections?

Twitter implemented its new algorithmic timeline in February, and since then, libertarians, anti-establishment dissidents and conservatives have all been waiting for the micro-blogging firm to interfere in the current U.S. election cycle. Now it seems there is clear evidence of that happening, says Breitbart.

Why is Twitter doing this?

Nearly two months ago, Breitbart Tech editor Milo Yiannopoulos predicted that Twitter would seek to interfere with the primary election process. Twitter’s head of news, elections and government served as a deputy chief of staff for a Democrat senator from Louisiana in 2008 and was a term member of the Council of Foreign Relations. This could have some connection with Trump’s tweet disappearing.

“A move to shadowban the tweets of the Republican front-runner would therefore not entirely be unexpected,” the website says.

Read more at http://www.valuewalk.com/2016/04/twitter-rigging-elections/

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