US Government ‘Asks’ Tech Companies To Tweak Algos, Promote Certain Content

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Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog,

You probably had no idea, but representatives from Silicon Valley, Hollywood and the U.S. government came together earlier this week to privately discuss how they could jointly fight ISIS propaganda online. Never mind the fact that ISIS is the child of reckless and inhumane preemptive wars of aggression perpetrated by the U.S. government. Such introspection naturally never crosses the mind of government bureaucrats ostensibly attemptingto understand the epic disastersthey created in the first place.

So who attended the meeting? We don?t know for sure because the plebesaren?t entitled to know suchthings. Fortunately, we have become privy to some information thanks to Buzzfeed News. Here?s what we learned:

WASHINGTON, D.C. ? They flew in from New York, San Francisco, and Los Angeles to hole up in a windowless D.C. conference room for nearly five hours on Wednesday ? representatives of the country?s…

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