Journalist Glenn Greenwald has criticized Silicon Valley tech companies for an increase in censorship following the recent suspension of President Donald Trump’s social media accounts. Greenwald expects the Masters of the Universe to quickly escalate their censorship as the belief that ” tech oligarchs should police our discourse is a virtual consensus.”
In a number of posts to Twitter, journalist Glenn Greenwald has heavily criticized the Silicon Valley Masters of the Universe following the recent suspension of President Trump’s social media accounts, noting that the companies exert their power “unilaterally, with no standard, accountability or appeal.”
Greenwald’s tweets can be seen below and come in response to former First Lady Michelle Obama’s call for tech companies to permanently ban President Trump from all of their platforms. So far only Facebook has permanently suspended President Trump while Twitter suspended the President for 12 hours.
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