“275: Facebook Commits Suicide” by We Are Libertarians Sorry, listening to the audio on this website requires Flash support in your browser. You can try playing the MP3 file directly by clicking here. We Are Libertarians with Chris SpangleMarch 21, 2018 Chris Spangle and Harry Price discuss the beginning of the end of social networks as they give in to leftist censorship. We also discuss the re-election of Putin in Russia. Putin Re-Election Putin’s reelection takes him one step closer to becoming Russian leader for life – https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/putins-reelection-takes-him-one-step-closer-to-becoming-russian-leader-for-life/2018/03/19/880cd0a2-2af7-11e8-8dc9-3b51e028b845_story.html?utm_term=.5918a4d25646 Russian Election Circus – https://www.liveleak.com/view?t=s7Zto_1521439055 Cambridge Analytica Revealed: 50 million Facebook profiles harvested for Cambridge Analytica in major data breach – https://www.theguardian.com/news/2018/mar/17/cambridge-analytica-facebook-influence-us-election The Social-Media Panic – https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/03/cambridge-analytica-social-media-panic/ Facebook stock drops after reports of FTC probe and UK summons of Zuckerberg in data scandal – https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/20/ftc-reportedly-to-investigate-facebooks-use-of-personal-data.html ‘I made Steve Bannon’s psychological warfare tool’: meet the data war whistleblower – https://www.theguardian.com/news/2018/mar/17/data-war-whistleblower-christopher-wylie-faceook-nix-bannon-trump Commentary: What if Trump is right and there is no collusion? – https://www.cbsnews.com/news/commentary-what-if-trump-is-right-and-there-is-no-collusion/ How the Internet Conquered the Right, Killed the Tea Party, and Elected Donald Trump – https://www.thedailybeast.com/how-the-internet-conquered-the-right-killed-the-tea-party-and-elected-donald-trump-5 What Is Donald Trump Hiding? – https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/03/all-the-presidents-ndas/555884/ Cambridge Analytica Was Doing Marketing, Not Black Magic – https://reason.com/blog/2018/03/19/cambridge-analytica 5 Reasons Not to Feed the Russian Troll Hysteria – https://reason.com/reasontv/2018/03/16/5-reasons-not-to-feed-the-russian-troll Cambridge Analytica, the shady data firm that might be a key Trump-Russia link, explained – https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2017/10/16/15657512/cambridge-analytica-christopher-wylie-facebook-trump-russia Google unveils its $300M News Initiative, with tools for subscriptions, security and fighting fake news – https://techcrunch.com/2018/03/20/google-news-initiative/ https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.theguardian.com/world/2012/feb/17/obama-digital-data-machine-facebook-election Confirmed: Facebook’s Recent Algorithm Change Is Crushing Conservative Sites, Boosting Liberals – https://www.westernjournal.com/confirmed-facebooks-recent-algorithm-change-is-crushing-conservative-voices-boosting-liberals/ I used to think gun control was the answer. My research told me otherwise. – https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/i-used-to-think-gun-control-was-the-answer-my-research-told-me-otherwise/2017/10/03/d33edca6-a851-11e7-92d1-58c702d2d975_story.html?utm_term=.322a760ea792 Count Dankula https://twitter.com/CountDankulaTV/status/976082047172259841 https://twitter.com/CountDankulaTV/status/976140298555478017 https://twitter.com/CountDankulaTV/status/976114316888993792 Drug Dealer Death Penalty How to Win a War on Drugs – https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/22/opinion/sunday/portugal-drug-decriminalization.html?rref=collection%2Fcolumn%2Fnicholas-kristof&action=click&contentCollection=opinion®ion=stream&module=stream_unit&version=latest&contentPlacement=36&pgtype=collection Trump Floats Death Penalty for Drug Dealers – https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/03/death-penalty-drug-dealers-trump-floats-opioid-speech/ Trump’s opioid crisis plan: more death penalty, fewer prescriptions, more treatment – https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2018/3/19/17137852/trump-opioid-epidemic-plan-death-penalty Gina Haspel Gina Haspel’s role in the torture era demands attention – https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/gina-haspels-role-in-the-torture-era-demands-attention/2018/03/20/c508b5da-2b8c-11e8-b0b0-f706877db618_story.html?utm_term=.d04caae43923 Pompeo and Haspel are Symptoms of a Deeper Problem – http://www.campaignforliberty.org/pompeo-haspel-symptoms-deeper-problem Boomer Hate – Doughboy https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10103541558834774&set=a.670363479324.2249833.27300743&type=3 About We Are Libertarians: We are libertarians. 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