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Cyber Censors. What’s the future of the internet? – RT Documentary

What’s the future of the internet?

Digital reality will soon face a tough challenge. A war of platforms is breaking out in the virtual world, and it seems to be beyond the reach of any government.

For some time, the three internet giants, YouTube, Google and Facebook, have made their own choices about which news people will see, and which presidential candidate to promote.

But are the same giants ready to face the challenge of foreign platforms like WeChat? Our documentary looks into the many ways this virtual battle could affect our reality!

00:00​ Intro
00:05​ Gaslighted by Big Tech
01:23​ When following the rules is not enough
2:09​ The sudden power of social media
3:35​ How social media got beyond reach of the law
5:56​ Clearly unclear double standards
7:49​ Revelations about Facebook’s biased news algorithm
9:11​ Censoring the U.S. President
12:58​ When commemorating victory in WW2 gets you banned…
14:40​ …while neo-Nazis hide in plain sight
15:39​ Silencing the Russian media
19:44​ The Russian Parliament fights back
22:19​ Is China’s Great Firewall our future?

Source: RT Documentary