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Why a conservative social network would fail

By Axios Politics

Twitter and Facebook CEOs Jack Dorsey and Mark Zuckerberg, in their wildest dreams, would love the Donald Trump Jr. notion of "one of the two Silicon Valley conservatives" would start up a conservaRead full story

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  • Just think of all the work Russian developers would have to do to create all those bots for a new network...

  • If all of the conservatives joined a different social media network, who is left to troll people on Twitter?

  • the conclusion seems to be that digital right could not be anymore successful that radio-broadcast left?

  • Well at least their grammatical guffaws and spelling mistakes and ridiculous conspiracy theories would then go unnoticed.

  • Fairly obvious but valid points nonetheless

  • Welcome to the Felix Salmon era at Axios. His first byline!

  • Counterintuitive to social networking

  • I agree that creating a conservative social media wouldn't be wise, but I still think social media in general would open up about bias. For example, we have ACTUAL evidence from Project Veritas (yes, they're convservative) that Twitter employees have a bias against Republicans in the algorithms, said

    I agree that creating a conservative social media wouldn't be wise, but I still think social media in general would open up about bias. For example, we have ACTUAL evidence from Project Veritas (yes, they're convservative) that Twitter employees have a bias against Republicans in the algorithms, said by the ACTUAL EMPLOYEES themselves. So in reality, it's not just Diamond and Silk.

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