Editor’s Note: I was “regabbed” by Robert Bowers last fall for criticizing Blompf. This was seized upon by the SPLC and Journofa to insinuate that somehow I support violence.
“Google and Mozilla banned a browser extension made by the social network Gab on Thursday, dealing another blow to the racist alt-right’s favorite social platform.
The new bans target Dissenter, a browser extension created by Gab that adds a parallel comment section to any web page on the internet. The decision from the two tech companies makes it harder for people to add Dissenter to their browsers. …”
It seems like Big Tech is now caught up in like this endless feedback loop of political correctness and extremism which is leading to government regulation. They ratchet up the political correctness and censorship. It increases the anger and vitriol. The result is violence. This justifies ratcheting up the political correctness and censorship again. It increases anger, vitriol and leads to more violence.
Note: It all seems rather stupid too me. If we just practiced our traditional values like reason, tolerance and free speech, then we could deescalate and defuse the cycle.