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Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:46 PM

Scary Shit: Trump invites right-wing extremists to White House 'social media summit'

New York (CNN Business)Some of the right-wing media universe's biggest stars are set to descend on the White House Thursday for what has been billed as a "social media summit" and will likely become a forum for airing claims of anti-conservative social media bias.

In addition to inviting leaders from traditional conservative think tanks, such as the Heritage Foundation and Claremont Institute, the White House has requested the presence of far-right internet personalities and trolls, some of whom have pushed conspiracy theories, lies and misinformation.

It's perhaps the clearest example yet of President Trump legitimizing fringe political allies.
The White House has repeatedly declined to release a list people it expects to attend, but some of the recipients have turned to social media to boast about being invited.

Among them are Bill Mitchell, a radio host who has promoted the extremist QAnon conspiracy theory on Twitter; Carpe Donktum, an anonymous troll who won a contest put on by the fringe media organization InfoWars for an anti-media meme; and Ali Alexander, an activist who attempted to smear Sen. Kamala Harris by saying she is not an "American black" following the first Democratic presidential debates.


https://www.cnn.com/2019/07/10/tech/white-house-social-media-summit/index.html

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Reply Scary Shit: Trump invites right-wing extremists to White House 'social media summit' (Original post)
spanone Wednesday OP
ProudLib72 Wednesday #1
5X Wednesday #2
madamesilverspurs Wednesday #3
Control-Z Thursday #4
RainCaster Thursday #5
spanone Thursday #7
UniteFightBack Thursday #6

Response to spanone (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:50 PM

1. Kick for exposure

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Response to spanone (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:51 PM

2. they are no doubt brainstorming new conspiracy theories. n/t

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Response to spanone (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:53 PM

3. Could be this is his version

of the Wannsee Conference. Best we pay close attention, these lunatics are dangerous.


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Response to spanone (Original post)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 12:29 AM

4. I have no doubts that he is getting his online

smear campaign ducks in a row. Promising great renumeration and other "prizes" to those who give him successful plans. Of course, he will able to stiff them, if he chooses, because they will all be signing NDAs.

Gawd, I hope someone with unknown integrity somehow makes it into that meeting.

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Thu Jul 11, 2019, 02:17 AM

5. They need to invite Ron Reagan (atheist) and some Wiccan folks

Just to add a serious tone to this event.

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Response to RainCaster (Reply #5)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 08:30 AM

7. Now you're talking!

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Response to spanone (Original post)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 02:30 AM

6. rump IS a right wing extremist his damn self. nt

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