May 21, 2024

George Soros-Funded Groups Demand Social Media Censorship Before 2024 Election

According to the Media Research Center ( MRC ), far-left billionaire George Soros is funding a media company that is “looking to incorporate global pressure to push Big Tech platforms to squeeze their censorship operations to squeeze their censorship operations before the 2024 U. Ș. presidential election. “

Free Press, a Washington, DC- based media advocacy group founded in 2003, promotes “positive social change, cultural justice”, and “equitable access to technology” in order to have good news.

The progressive media outlet receives funding from Soros, not to be confused with columnist Bari Weiss’ The Free Press.

More than 200 organizations are pressing leading tech platforms to apply election-integrity measures to safeguard democracy around the world, according to a press release released on April 9 that Free Press published with a letter that another liberal media organizations co-signed.

The letter, which was sent to managers at social media platforms including Discord, Google, Instagram, Meta, Pinterest, Reddit, Rumble, Snap, TikTok, Twitch, X, and YouTube, urges the companies to make “distinct initiatives to keep website platforms safe and healthy in 2024”.

The group demanded that the platforms implement “election-integrity policies,”” soon enforce rules against election lies and hate in political advertising,” “require disclosure of AI-generated political content,” “place greater friction to reduce the visibility and simple distribution of election-related content,” “hold influencer, public figure, and political candidate accounts to the same moderation and enforcement standards as everyone else,” “improve transparency and enable legal- society oversight of enforcement practices by constantly sharing virality and enforcement reports,” and” simpl

Nora Benavidez, Free Press Senior Counsel and Director of Digital Justice and Civil Rights, said:” The tech company’s refusal to secure their systems is already having a dangerous impact on governments around the world.

MRC research revealed that Soros backs at least 45 of the letter’s signatories — with over$ 80 million spent between 2016 and 2022.

According to Joseph Vazquez, associate editor of the conservative watchdog group,” the document attempted to justify that it was written with the goal of reducing “real-world harms” and” the rise of extremism and violent attempts to overthrow democratic governments. “

” One of the wealthiest men in the world is using his vast wealth and power to silence regular Americans ahead of the 2024 election”, Dan Schneider, MRC’s Free Speech America vice president, told Fox Business on Wednesday.

” At a time when defending free speech is key, leftists are trying their best to shut down the voices of half of America, especially those who disagree with the radical agenda promoted by Biden, Soros, and most Big Tech executives”, he added.

What was most “disturbing” about the letter was its “implication that its primary target is interfering in the 2024 U. Ș. election”, Vazquez stated in his report. This development is in line with Soros ‘ brand, who has given millions of his ungodly fortune to organizations that use stifling online speech to stifle election ties.

Global Witness, a nonprofit that focuses on” justice for those who are disproportionately affected by the climate crisis,” or “indigenous communities and communities of color,” was the Free Press censorship letter signatory that received thȩ ɱost funding from Șoros.

According to Vazquez, Global Witness is “already on record pressuring Facebook and TikTok to increase censorship operations before the 2022 midterm elections. “

” The Soros empire funded the group with a massive$ 20, 338, 270 between 2016 and 2022″, he explained. ” The group’s ‘ digital threats ‘ campaign, for example, is specifically focused on pressuring governments to regulate speech on social media”.

Another signee, the pro- censorship Institute for Strategic Dialogue, was the recipient of more than$ 3 million from Soros between 2017 and 2022.

The leftist organization was recently exposed in a House Judiciary Committee investigation for contributing to a “hate groups” blacklist with the Soros-funded Global Disinformation Index ( GDI) targeting” conservative” and faith-based organizations, according to MRC. This list was later distributed by law enforcement tσ a number of financial institutions.

” The fact that Free Press is at the tip of this Soros- tied spear should concern every American”, Vazquez continued. The Free Press’s desire ƫo enslave themselves to the Internet cannot be overstated.

” Americans beware. The Soros network is coming after your free speech just in time for the U. Ș. elections — again”, he added.