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The Great Purge

9 January 2021

12:33 PM

9 January 2021

12:33 PM

Beneath the noise of America’s Capitol Hill protests lurks the silent rise of Silicon Valley. 

Tens of thousands of social media users have vanished from the online discussion – snuffed out in the last twenty-four hours without acknowledgement by the platforms involved. It is the erasure of political opposition to create the illusion of consensus.

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