Chinese media and scholars react to Trump’s Twitter and Facebook ban with derision amid China’s Big Tech crackdown

//Chinese media and scholars react to Trump’s Twitter and Facebook ban with derision amid China’s Big Tech crackdown

Chinese media and scholars react to Trump’s Twitter and Facebook ban with derision amid China’s Big Tech crackdown

The widespread deplatforming of US President Donald Trump from multiple social media platforms has sent shock waves around the world amid intensifying debate over the power and role of Big Tech in everyday life. Since the deadly storming of the US Capitol last week, Trump has been permanently banned from using Twitter, indefinitely banned on Facebook and Instagram and, as of Tuesday evening, suspended from YouTube for a week.Online reactions in China to Trump’s ban from social media platforms…

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By | 2021-01-13T04:00:09+00:00 January 13th, 2021|Technology|Comments Off on Chinese media and scholars react to Trump’s Twitter and Facebook ban with derision amid China’s Big Tech crackdown