” Internet ‘Disruptive’ Force that Has to Be ‘Contained, Managed, and Steered’ by Government”
“German Chancellor Merkel, who is presently deciding whether to run
for a historic fourth term on the strength of her pro-migrant policies
which have seen her lauded with praise by President Obama, moved
to address populism in her joint address.
Calling the surge of interest in right-wing politics a “wave” that “engulfs
us,” Ms. Merkel noted the sentiment “seems to come from the United
States,” but in an oblique reference to President-Elect Donald Trump
said it was an issue she was dealing with in Europe, too.
She said: “Look at the European parliament. There are a lot of people
who are looking for simplistic solutions and are preaching simplistic
solutions which are very unfriendly policies. We have them here
in Europe, too, we have them in Germany too.”
Apparently blaming this rising populism — politics that are popular
with voters — on the internet, the German chancellor implied
the internet would have to be subject to restrictive censorship laws
as were enacted by many European nations to stem the disruptive effect
of the printing press.,…….”
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Be afraid, They are out to control what you hear, see, and read in an attempt to control what you think.
They almost had us in the 70’s and 80’s….they controlled the press and the radio (mostly) and the TV…. and therefore the information….Until the rise of the internet in the 90’s.
Now, they want to fix that too….