Think about it. Facebook, YouTube and Google, Twitter and others—they reach billions of people. The algorithms these platforms depend on deliberately amplify the type of content that keeps users engaged—stories that appeal to our baser instincts and that trigger outrage and fear. It’s why YouTube recommended videos by the conspiracist Alex Jones billions of times. It’s why fake news outperforms real news, because studies show that lies spread faster than truth. And it’s no surprise that the greatest propaganda machine in history has spread the oldest conspiracy theory in history—the lie that Jews are somehow dangerous. As one headline put it, “Just Think What Goebbels Could Have Done with Facebook.” … [Read more...] about Watch Sacha Baron Cohen’s ADL Speech Taking On Social Media Giants: “The Greatest Propaganda Machine In History
— karthik subbaraj (@karthiksubbaraj) June 25, 2020 Gautham Karthik tweeted, "HORRIFIED to hear of the brutality inflicted upon Jeyaraj & Fenix in #Sathankulam May they R.I.P. This is NOT the work of Good and Honest police men who uphold Justice, Law & Order. This is the work of a few sadistic and barbaric criminals in uniform! #JusticeForJeyarajAndFenix." … [Read more...] about Sathankulam Father-Son Death Case: Jayam Ravi To Akshara, Celebs Seek Justice For Jeyaraj And Fenix
Wishes For The Couple.. Wishes are pouring in for the new couple of Sandalwood. Popular actor Sudeep wrote on his Twitter page " My bst wshs to u two. @meghanasraj & @chirusarja Let this togetherness last forever and Wshn u both Happiness and Smiles. Have a wonderful life together. God bless."- (sic) … [Read more...] about Chiranjeevi Sarja & Meghana Raj Enter The Wedlock!
— Blue Chip (@Photos4uIndia) June 8, 2020 Notably, DK Shivakumar, president, Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee, visited the late actor's house in Bengaluru to meet his family. Chiranjeevi's wife Meghana Raj, who is pregnant, broke down as she hugged her husband for one last time. The photo went viral on social media and fans expressed their emotions on Twitter. … [Read more...] about Chiranjeevi Sarja Funeral: Wife Meghana Breaks Down, Yash And Others Attend Chiru’s Last Rites
Federal regulators and state attorneys general have multiple investigations running on various antitrust issues surrounding the four tech companies. Their four CEOs may also face questions on other practices, including labor issues and restraint of political content. … [Read more...] about Tech CEOs From Amazon, Facebook, Apple, Alphabet To Testify Before Congress