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- the 20 most important character masks of global capitalism will meet in the city
- the 20 strongest national economies will push forward the harnessing of the world for the global capitalist use
- G20 is a assembly of bourgeois governments, torture states and warring military blocks reinforcing global exploitation
#twitter simply views its "useds" as "content generators" -- mindless drones that"create" material pro gratis, to tailor ads around!
In his page about #twitter RMS cites my experiences with #censorship
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If you were to go look at pro-trump hashtags on #twitter, you'd find a lot of traffic. 24 hours a day. Post pro-Trump stuff, from accounts where nobody ever sleeps.
A lot of the content comes from #bots. The follow and retweet each other. This prevents others from hijacking the #hashtags. It also creates an illusion of consensus and momentum. In politics, momentum is everything.
"All is Fair in Love and #Twitter": http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/13/magazine/all-is-fair-in-love-and-twitter.html
A long but impeccable read on the Silicon Valley creation myth.
'...Russia, where around 45% of highly active Twitter accounts are bots... [and] in the US this took the form of what Samuel Woolley, the project’s director of research, calls “manufacturing consensus” – creating the illusion of popularity so that a political candidate can have viability where they might not have had it before...'
#Facebook and #Twitter being used to manipulate public opinion – report
for a fee.
This article misses the connection around the emergence of the #socialcoop #instance out of the #buytwitter campaign, but is otherwise a solid look into the rise of user-owned #socialmedia: http://www.sfchronicle.com/business/article/Done-with-Facebook-Twitter-User-owned-social-11226613.php
Got close to 5% of the vote last month for our shareholder resolution calling on #twitter to do a feasibility study on options for converting to user ownership. @ntnsndr's article in the Guardian back in the fall really kicked the campaign into high gear. #birbsite #platformcoop
'Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro on Saturday said Twitter was an "expression of fascism" after accounts linked to his government were suspended, accusing the U.S. company of persecuting his followers.
...It was not clear why the accounts were suspended, or how many had been affected. Earlier, Information Minister Ernesto Villegas said 180 accounts were hit...'
apparently my mirror account wasn't banned on #twitter, my #toots are still being mirrored to twitter, but somehow when I access twitter through #tor I can't find my toots or #account there through search.
I can access it at: https://twitter.com/c_s_pinkprius
but not through search. How comes? #shadowbanned???