Whistleblower Docs Reveal Deep State Desire to Deputize Big Tech as Speech Police
'Paused' Disinfo Board apparently was operational and domestic-focused at minimum at the outset--contrary to DHS claims
New whistleblower documents obtained by Senators Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) demonstrate the danger posed by the "paused"—but by no means shuttered—Disinformation Governance Board (DGB), and the regime from which it springs.
The documents also illustrate the duplicity of those who minimized the DGB's scope and ambition, raising questions about what else our national security apparatus is doing in pursuit of its war on wrongthink.
I break down the story in a new piece at Newsweek.