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Philippine “Fact-Checkers”: Who’s Watching The Watchmen?

The Philippine government is concerned that Facebook’s “fact-checking” partnership with two anti-government media outlets will lead to more suppression, smearing, and censorship of President Duterte’s policies on social media.   Philippine President Duterte has complained that Facebook’s “fact-checking” partnership with Rappler IQ and VERA Files – two anti-government media outlets […]

Trump Spews Fake Economic News Regarding China and Russia in Move to Wage Total Hybrid War on Eastern Superpowers

Many in the United States fear that Donald Trump’s tariff driven trade war against China will produce the unintended consequences of China preparing the Yuan to float on the open market in a move that could see the Yuan becoming a more valuable currency than it is a present.  At […]

Here’s How Duterte Supporters Can Stop Social Media Outlets from Partnering with Rappler and Vera Files

The millions of Filipinos who support President Duterte and use social media have spoken and they do not want Facebook to partner with the stridently anti-Duterte Rappler and Vera Files as a so called “fact checker” aka censor over the content that ordinary people create, share and discuss. This has already […]