Social Media

Boycott Facebook, Twitter, and Google. Here’s Why

NATO — the neoconservatives, the marketeers for firms such as Lockheed Martin and BAE — has taken over the social-media giants and much of online international ‘news’-reporting, including that of virtually all independent news-sites and blogs. Facebook, Twitter, and Google, in recent days, delivered what might be the death-blows.
The way to boycott Facebook, Twitter, and Google, is to NOT respond to their ads, but instead to blacklist their advertisers and all media that rely upon those giant social-media sites. There are competitors, and those need to be aggressively favored by anyone who doesn’t want to be mentally strangulated by these three giant corporations.
These media-giants want to strangle the public; so, the public needs to strangle them first.

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Facebook as propaganda tool

Facebook’s New Propaganda Partners

Media giant Facebook recently announced it would combat “fake news” by partnering with two propaganda organizations founded and funded by the US government: the National Democratic Institute (NDI) and the International Republican Institute (IRI). The social media platform was already working closely with the NATO-sponsored Atlantic Council think tank.
That a single corporation has such a monopoly over the flow of worldwide news is already problematic, but the increasing meshing of corporate and US government control over the means of communication is particularly worrying. All those who believe in free and open exchange of information should oppose Facebook becoming a tool of US foreign policy.

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Social Media in Mobile

Mass Surveillance/The Orwellian Government is Coming to Indonesia and Why it is Undemocratic

Indonesian government is trying to establish an authoritarian fascist system by planning to spy on taxpayers’ social media activity in order to boost tax revenue, it claimed. Mass surveillance is a violation of privacy, freedom and fundamental human rights. Facebook has become a threat to global democracy. As suggestion on how to increase tax revenue, here is a leak from Panama Papers, which lists as many thousands of Indonesians who own offshore accounts.

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