Chilling Free Speech

Chilling Free Speech

A Huffington Post reporter discovers that censorship isn’t only the province of government, and in an Orwellian way.

(Video has since been removed)

I know it’s tempting to say “told you so.” I also think the shock of this will eventually wear off. He wasn’t entirely unprepared – he had noted earlier that the coverage seemed very one-sided –  but I daresay he had not realize how systemic this was until it directly impacted him as well.

The real question then becomes – will Youtube follow Twitter’s lead in ghettoizing their conservative users so that it’s harder to tell they’re shadowbanned, because they never let word leak out to anyone else?