by Jeffrey Lord
April 28, 2022
The headline at Fox was blunt:
Mayorkas testifies DHS is creating ‘Disinformation Governance Board’
The news comes two days after Tesla CEO Elon Musk secured a $44 billion deal to buy Twitter
The story began:
Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas testified Wednesday that the Department of Homeland Security is creating a “Disinformation Governance Board” to combat misinformation ahead of the 2022 midterms.
Say what? The Biden administration is now setting up a decidedly Orwellian “Ministry of Truth” to “combat misinformation”?
Aside from suggesting that the first place to begin combatting misinformation would be with the Biden administration itself (for example, the claims that Joe had no knowledge of Hunter’s business ventures, inflation is transitory and caused by Putin, the border swarm is “seasonal,” the Afghanistan exit was a “success,” etc.), it is time to call out this government-run attack on free speech exactly for what it is: out-and-out fascism.
And I don’t throw that term around casually.
Over here at a site called libertarianism.org is this decidedly relevant headline from history:
Mussolini attempted to remake the Italian mind, taking a personal interest in applying the twin tools of censorship and propaganda.
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