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Trump eyes ‘concrete legal steps’ against social media sites for alleged bias against conservatives | The Washington Post

By Tony Romm
September 23, 2020

President Trump on Wednesday said the government is eyeing “concrete legal steps” against social media sites that he alleges are censoring conservatives online, issuing a renewed threat against Silicon Valley as he nudged Republicans across the country to open their own investigations into the matter.

Speaking at an event at the White House, Trump blasted the tech industry for incubating a “small group of powerful technology platforms” that now have “tightened their grip over commerce and communications in America.” In doing so, he said tech giants have bent “at the urging of the radical left” to limit the reach of conservative users, including himself, even though he retains a vast audience online.

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Source: Trump eyes ‘concrete legal steps’ against social media sites for alleged bias against conservatives – The Washington Post

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