Over the weekend, Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas defended the decision to launch a new disinformation board, which led to swift and wide ranging criticism.
Mayorkas was already under fire for his decisions pertaining to the border, but he made headlines again this weekend when he talked about the new controversial Disinformation Governance Board, which critics have deemed the “Ministry of Truth” – a reference to the famous book “1984.”
On Fox News Sunday, the secretary admitted that the board wasn’t rolled out perfectly and went on to claim that it would focus on disinformation from hostile countries.
The main question that a lot of people have is not the international threat as much as how this might impact American citizens. Mayorkas was pressed on CNN about this