RT America went down.
RT was blocked on YouTube. It is now on Odysee.
Abby Martin’s showed was deplatformed on YouTube
Chris Hedges’ show was deplatformed from YouTube.
Naturally, Scott Ritter was also banned from Twitter for questioning the official narrative about Bucha and calling Joe Biden a war criminal. It seems that his account was reinstated this morning though.
This is a war between liberal democracy and autocracy. In the Free World, our Ministry of Truth censors the internet and bans anyone who dares to contradict the official corporate narrative. We also incarcerate dissidents and hound people out of their jobs for their political opinions.
It is not “illiberalism” or “authoritarianism” when PMCs do it.
Ursula Haverbeck, the “Nazi Grandma,” is going back to prison in Germany for denying the Holocaust. This is the equivalent of blasphemy in the West.
The court rejected an appeal by the 93-year-old for convictions in 2017 and 2020 handed to her for repeated instances of Holocaust denial.
“You’re not a Holocaust researcher, you’re a Holocaust denier,” the presiding judge said in the courtroom, adding “it’s not knowledge you’re spreading, it’s poison.” …”
Also in Germany, the state crackdown on the “far right” continues.
“BERLIN — German authorities on Wednesday arrested four alleged members of a far-right group in an investigation targeting several extremist organizations.
The four men, identified only as Leon R., Maximilian A., Eric K. and Bastian A. in line with local privacy rules, were detained in central Germany, federal prosecutors said. …
In all, 61 properties in various parts of Germany were raided on Wednesday. Prosecutors said they also are investigating 21 people suspected of keeping alive the “Combat 18 Deutschland” group despite a ban by German authorities. …”
Germany is a liberal democracy.
Russia is a totalitarian autocracy. There’s a difference!