The Politex Report #1213

TRUMP IS REPLACING INFORMATION WITH PROPAGANDA

After the swearing-at, you can expect a war on internet freedom, a new Trump TV network, a larger press room filled with his favorite news bloggers, and his same old tweets geared to provide mushroom management of his foot soldiers. --JP

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Should Read: The Terrifying Parallels Between Trump and Erdogan. https://t.co/OR4AExlDag

World’s top jailer of journalists Erdogan praises Trump for putting a reporter ‘in his place’ https://t.co/N8S96tpxR5

Bill to cement Dictator Erdoğan's power passes first vote in Turkey https://t.co/rjTsWbA87P

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Sorry, liberals: Donald Trump really means what he says — and plans to silence and intimidate dissenters, press. https://t.co/59YoQnjkTp

War on Info: A hellscape of lies and distorted reality awaits journalists covering President Trump - WP https://t.co/i1oSBqvw8x

Donald Trump: Not exactly Hitler! But his “Nazi Germany” comments conceal a dark parallel pattern https://t.co/b9U1yujXBc

The Media Outlets Poised To Become Trump’s Personal Propaganda Machine https://t.co/sVlRVYJSBC

US press corps fights back with open letter to Trump: You won’t set the rules for us https://t.co/mL33iLFaP8

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What does Trump’s election mean for digital freedom of speech? Not good. https://t.co/lGzsonqeFd

This Is the Year Donald Trump Kills Net Neutrality. Wired https://t.co/cDGcLdiNOF

Marsha Blackburn, a Diehard Net Neutrality Foe, Is Now in Charge of a Powerful House Subcommittee https://t.co/qBtC5Rodzf

Clearing Out the App Stores: Government Censorship Made Easier. NYT https://t.co/BSkGl7hYt7

Netflix Giant isn’t worried about GOP plans to weaken Net neutrality, but the average citizen should be. WP https://t.co/QFhyUweo7o

Moral Panic Over Fake News Hides the Real Enemy – the Digital Giants https://t.co/RUi6IlZ6RB

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Should Read: Nothing is Real: When Reality TV Programming Masquerades as Politics. Counterpunch https://t.co/JvXuYJSSrv

How Reality TV Builds Narrative Is Crucial to Understanding Trump https://t.co/TCPGmg72LH

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“Trump TV” announces new 24-hour network will get access to White House press briefings - Salon https://t.co/pqDDHWa3Jc

Right Side Broadcasting, The "Unofficial Version Of Trump TV," Hires Racist YouTube Prankster "Joey Salads" https://t.co/eKsdQekfwo

Trump TV already exists. It’s called Right Side Broadcasting. - WP https://t.co/bTQxAX4KFq

Pro-Trump TV Network Has Big-League Dreams - POLITICO https://t.co/IM2wvZSly0

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Trump War on Media: “They're the opposition party...I want ’em out of the building. We're taking back press room."NY https://t.co/zea2NaEOiX

Donald Trump May Evict Press from the White House, Spox Calling It "The Opposition Party." Esquire https://t.co/1OnTHas6pl

Trump’s Plan to Neuter the White House Press Corps and Our Democracy. Reich https://t.co/BnOYOkFuML

Trump says he'll pick which reporters get to the come to White House press room https://t.co/mAMqXOSnr0

Trump signals adversarial relationship with press to continue after swearing-in https://t.co/6ONYQAPyCk

Reporters have worked from the White House for over 100 years. Trump planning to evict them. WP https://t.co/wBIU1zGz5X

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Trump team considers moving press out of White House to accommodate possibly hundreds of reporters https://t.co/C9ev6qGikb

Trump Wants To Flood White House Press Briefings With Sycophants And Propagandists https://t.co/xKLm6wuoyI

Wacko Attack: Talk radio hosts and bloggers may be included in White House press briefings. https://t.co/goMn6xPETF

A guide to Trump-speak: think 'bloke talking loudly in the pub' https://t.co/RX7W4Xcm7i

A Seat at the Table: Trump Wacko Ally Alex Jones: “John Lewis Is A Lying Pile Of Garbage” https://t.co/BWGrn6nmFU

Meet The Mysterious, Facebook-Verified Page Pushing Fake News To Nearly 5 Million Followers:American News. MM https://t.co/tSFgcH7Umn

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CNN's Reliable Sources Outlines How Trump's "Spin Doctors" Manipulate Coverage Of His Russia Ties: Deny and confuse https://t.co/t5sMMz9oZb

Trump, Kellyanne Conway, and the dangerous art of bullsh*t https://t.co/bqQMIFgDLe

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Trump blasts polls showing him to be least popular incoming president in modern history https://t.co/ln2Tc6mOs2

Donald Trump thinks approval ratings are rigged. Ignoring approval ratings removes a major check on Trump’s power. https://t.co/Iv1PgrcuYh

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The Trump story media dare not utter: They sacrificed democracy for ratings https://t.co/i6MV6UGTQW

Dangers I didn’t see coming: “tyranny of the minority” and an irrelevant press - Vox https://t.co/a4ih0OTo8s

Media rushes to give Trump credit for jobs he didn’t help save or create https://t.co/xtHCWp6CqX

Olbermann: Press allows Trump to spin ‘poisoned word-salad’ to avoid answering for Russian connections https://t.co/3KrAx1Ti5v

When the New York Times Helped Trump Put the Brakes on the Russian Hacking Story https://t.co/4ev7FYOBkJ

Media Outlets Helped Trump Push A Fake News Story About Bikers And His Inauguration. MM https://t.co/yFp8tOM9fX

Poll: Donald Trump is more unfair to the media than the media is to him https://t.co/t3KvebNzZO

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News Outlets Are Telling Their Employees to Stay Home From the Women’s March https://t.co/6cKIJdj4SE

Inauguration Boycott Grows Along With Women’s March Momentum https://t.co/VyymVatBcF

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One habit Trump says he will keep as president: tweeting https://t.co/Eqev7WUnSZ

Trump's Tweets Meant for His Fans, Not Congress, Press, You, or Me. Mojo https://t.co/6oloFF3GgY

Trump's tweets suggest an immaturity, a lack of respect for the office he’s about to hold https://t.co/hscMrX077E

Kurt Eichenwald: Trump’s ‘uncontrollable’ tweeting spreads ‘wreckage and confusion’ https://t.co/8yxkGQJzuo

Please Stop Pretending that Donald Trump's Every Utterance Has Magic Powers https://t.co/umuEO8Yvhv

Trump smears CNN as ‘fake news,’ ignores fact his Twitter feed is full of it https://t.co/42jjXcB463

This morning Trump bashed NBC, tweeting: “Totally biased NBCNews went out of its way to say that the big... https://t.co/B25M9iUP7I

Trump bragged about incredible photos of bikers coming to his inauguration. The photos are fake. https://t.co/Us7FgQophW

Social Media Is Best Used for Distraction, Not Argument https://t.co/kYMIqYtmvu

Joe: Bullying the Pulpit: Trump's 'exhausting the American public' with fights | MSNBC https://t.co/pP1CSKgyJ3

After Trump’s L.L. Bean tweet, ethics office warns US employees: do not endorse products https://t.co/hCei0SQUv6

The Office of Government Ethics is waging a one-sided Twitter feud with Trump https://t.co/3cYKMiuMjo

Truth or Twitter? Why Donald Trump Is No John Steinbeck: He tweets lies, not truths. Counterpunch https://t.co/6bY723879C

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The Foreign Correspondent in the Age of Twitter and Trump: Hitler would love Trimp's tweets. Counterpunch https://t.co/dxHcCWBoOx

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