Yoda: Kalev Leetaru on Social Media Crimes Against Humanity

Corruption, Cultural Intelligence, Media

Utterly brilliant, is Kalev Leetaru.

Social Media Imposing Modern-Day Hays Code on Political Speech

In the case of this week’s ban, the story is all the more remarkable because the video in question was actually a cable TV interview with the nation’s leader, meaning that social platforms were in effect banning a major news organization’s reporting. As news is increasingly consumed through social media, the upshot is that the online platform’s acceptable speech rules are being applied to traditional news outlets.

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