With Twitter now “fact checking” his tweets, President Trump took to social media to theaten to shut down social media platforms.
These companies are monopolies run by liberals. They now operate as public trusts in that they are singular conduits of speech. By choosing to arbitrate speech, they are inviting regulation.
Trump has a point. At least in the media, there is some competition with the arrival of Fox News, though the liberals still dominate. Social media platforms have too much power to lean to the left or right and start censoring ideas.