If the blatant mainstream media bias we’ve seen in 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that independent reporting and news outlets are essential to get any real understanding of events in the United States. Yet leftist journalists in mainstream media are calling for unelected, big tech companies to deplatform independent journalists.
Among those being nominated for cancellation are Andy Ngo, editor-at-large for The Post Millennial (where I’m also an editor); The Blaze’s Elijah Schaffer; Mollie Hemingway of The Federalist; Dasha Nekrasova and Anna Khachiyan of Red Scare; and Dan Bongino. Schaffer was removed from Facebook and Instagram, and Red Scare and its hosts were yanked from Twitter, as was Bongino. The move to an alternative social media platform, Parler, has been hindered by Google and Apple app stores refusing to carry the app, and by Amazon nuking Parler’s servers.
The mob of leftist journalists demanding the ouster of other journalists is a horrifying trend, but it’s all in the