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Andrew Torba
Andrew Torba

Nothing has given me more respect for the social media site Gab than watching other people try to do what Andrew Torba has done.

For many years, Gab was sort of a joke. Its reputation was as a cesspool of the Alt Right’s most socially dysfunctional elements — people who had not only been banned from every other social media site (back when getting banned required a lot more effort) but also from most White Nationalist message boards for being too spergy.

In 2018, Robert Bowers did Gab no favors when he pogromed 11 Jews at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh. Bowers’ final social media post, including the iconic phrase “Screw your optics, I’m going in,” was broadcast to the world on Gab. To make matters worse, the same day, one of Bowers’ friends on Gab, Edward William Clark, killed himself. Then Clark’s brother started sperging out to his grieving parents about race war, and how Bowers’ act had been noble and justified — until they called the police on their own son.

If those were the kind of people on Gab, it seemed better to just start a new Twitter account every six months after being banned than to move over to that dumpster fire. Besides, all the people on Gab were already redpilled, so you weren’t going to win any new converts there. It seemed as though Gab’s only utility was as a quarantined playpen for the most antisocial spergs, thus keeping them out of our hair.

Gab is not quite so bad nowadays. First, more mainstream people have migrated there after being banned elsewhere, and they’ve brought over some of their bluepilled fans, so it’s no longer pointless to attempt outreach there. Second, Twitter has started cracking down on alt accounts more aggressively, causing some to bite the bullet and make Gab their main social media spot.

But for a while, Gab seemed to be a well-intentioned mess. There were tech problems, legal problems, and frequent fedposting. Torba’s heart was in the right place, but at times he seemed in way over his head. But surely, eventually someone with more money and technical acumen would come along. They’d be able to learn from Torba’s mistakes and do something similar, but better.

Fast-forward a few years and we have indeed seen some other attempts at building a Twitter alternative, and every day Gab looks better and better. For all its flaws, Gab’s saving grace is that it actually does what it claims: It says it is a free speech platform, and it is a free speech platform. Looking at these new “Right-wing Twitter alternatives,” none of them appear to have any intention of actually standing by free speech in any meaningful way.

You can forget about a new free speech platform coming from Donald Trump. Torba has recounted how Trump’s people reached out to him and said that Torba would have to change Gab’s terms of service to ban anti-Semitism if he wanted Trump to make Gab his new home base. Torba declined. It is also known that alt tech site Rumble changed its terms of service to ban anti-Semitism mere days before Trump’s endorsement of the site.

Trump has announced his own social media site, Truth Social, which is supposed to be launching in February, but given recent history, I think we all know what we can expect it to be like, and it is nothing to get one’s hopes up for.

The latest letdown comes in the form of Gettr, a new social media platform created by people formerly associated with the Trump administration: communications director Jason Miller and strategist Steve Bannon. It is being funded by a foreign national, Chinese billionaire Guo Wengui, a shady character who is in mountains of legal trouble on both sides of the Pacific Ocean. Wengui apparently has a big hate hard-on for the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), and I presume he believes Gettr can be a mouthpiece to wage his crusade.

Who knows? Perhaps someone from China, where they have no free speech, will have a greater appreciation of how precious free speech is, and will thus lead by example. I mean, how hypocritical would a guy have to be to criticize China for their censorship and yet not practice free speech on his own site?

Nonetheless, last month Gettr banned Nick Fuentes’ account without warning. In the weeks since, getting answers for why they did this has been like pulling teeth. First they claimed that Fuentes had violated their terms of service, which was bizarre considering that Fuentes insists that he had not even posted on the site; he had merely created an account. Even liberal outlets like The Daily Beast have been pointing out the hypocrisy.

Gettr’s perspective was cleared up when Jason Miller appeared on Steve Bannon’s livestream show (note the Chinese subtitles).

Bannon: You talk about people wanting to debate, but how are you going to avoid those enemies of the MAGA movement globally, the CCP but also here in the US? They are going to try to load up with hate speech and white supremacism and all that. How are you going to moderate that?

Miller: Yeah, and we’ve already seen a little bit of that yesterday (referring to a groyper raid). So we have both an AI component and a human moderation component.

That’s a real “four legs good, two legs better” moment. Anyone who says anything the liberal establishment doesn’t like on Twitter is a Russian bot, and now anyone who says anything the conservative establishment doesn’t like is a Chinese bot.

In another livestream interview, Miller elaborated:

Host: So what is your kind of ethos for Gettr? Is it basically that as long as you don’t incite violence, you can pretty much say anything you want? That’s what freedom of speech is all about.

Miller: Well, I would say that our North Star, kind of our guiding message here is that Gettr is about free speech and it’s about opposing cancel culture. And if you believe in those two things, then you are the perfect person to have a Gettr account. But we do have moderation. That’s what separates us from the platforms that have been unsuccessful in the past, and what I mean by that is you have to have the ability to make sure people aren’t on there suggesting illegal activity.

Host: Of course.

Miller: Racial or religious epithets. But your political free speech and your ability to say what you think about these lockdowns, what you think about mandates, what you think about the regular issues coming up in your life, whether it be the migration issues in the UK where people come over in boats and such . . .

The story got even more absurd a short time later when Gettr banned the word “groyper” — not only so that you can’t have it in your screen name, but even if you try to make a post with the word “groyper” in it, which now will give you an error message. It’s therefore false to claim that they only censor in relation to racial slurs. Not only can you not be a groyper on Gettr, you can’t even talk about them — not even to say “groypers suck.”

Elijah Schaffer has done some good investigative reporting on this:

I am becoming suspicious of @GETTRofficial as I reached out to them regarding the banning (w/out explanation) of a prominent, controversial user. They said he violated their TOS but won’t respond to my inquiry of what in their TOS he violated or what post violated it. I reached out to the banned individual, Nicholas Fuentes, for comment. He said there was no specific post or reason given, just banned w/out explanation just like Twitter does. With financing being from China and similar banning practices to Twitter, I’m not convinced atm. My inquiry was extremely professional and predicated on the basis that the public deserves the right to know @GETTRofficial’s threshold for banning users. Largely in part due to their users joining to avoid the very censorship practices they appear to be implementing.

After some arm-twisting, Schaffer got Gettr to admit that they can, do, and will ban people for things they say and do offsite. Least surprising at all, they at last confessed that Gettr will not be allowing “recruiting for White Nationalist causes.”

Curiously, Schaffer claims that after he approached Gettr with these concerns, his own Gettr account was swiftly shadowbanned. After asking Gettr why they had shadowed banned him, Gettr claimed that they lost his account and had to give him a new one. There are some weird things going on there.

It is therefore clear that the Final Solution to the Free Speech Question will not come from the conservative establishment. I think it is also a sign that, now more than ever, the Dissident Right needs to throw its support behind Gab. A controlled opposition site like Gettr becoming the hegemonic Twitter alternative would make matters even worse for us than they are now.

Gab’s one big advantage over its emerging controlled opposition competitors is that we are already on Gab, and we are not going to be transferring over to these new ones. How much of an advantage that is for Gab is up to us.

(Republished from Counter-Currents Publishing by permission of author or representative)
 
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  1. BuelahMan says:

    Just don’t mention the jews (and the fact that they are behind the world’s demise) and you are ‘allowed’ to use that stupid platform.

    If you don’t think jews run roughshod, you are a moron (or a liar).

    • Agree: Alternate History
    • Thanks: Angharad
  2. g8way says:

    I don’t really hear anything QAnon any more, but I think the people with that level of gullibility are looking to Bannon and Trump. Bannon seems to be a lapdog for “Miles” Guo, and Trump now appears to simply be a sock puppet for Con Inc and Chabad.

    • Agree: CelestiaQuesta
    • Replies: @RedpilledAF
    , @MrE3001
  3. …when he pogromed 11 Jews…

    These folks are so darned clever.

    Right up there with “Jewish bunk beds” and “oven dodgers”.

    • Replies: @anon
  4. @g8way

    Chabad surrounds many figures of power and influence. They are crafty, intelligent, and masters of manipulation. They “pour poison” in many ears and have eyes and ears everywhere.

  5. MrE3001 says:
    @g8way

    The trending page on BitChute has plenty of “Q” stuff still topping the charts. It gets hard to keep up with how many times Hillary and the Podestas have been executed.

  6. “Gettr”, you better “ Gettr” your azz off or risk relentless censorship.
    Why are these so called free speech advocates banning free speech? How is that going to up your recruitment?
    UNZ should launch a social network with the same anti censorship it provides for all of us here.

    • Agree: InnerCynic, Marcion
    • Thanks: Irish Savant
  7. Anon[113] • Disclaimer says:

    What happened to Zerohedge ? I’m in Europe on business and it’s been shutdown for 2 days now.

    • Replies: @xyzxy
    , @Bill Miller
  8. Bannon has been screwing the optics for a long time. He always looks like he just rolled out of bed after just rolling into it.

    • Replies: @hoytmonger
  9. profnasty says:

    White Nationalists should meet up in an innocuous setting. Barbecues in town parks. Just neighbors chewing the fat. Organize in tens, hundreds, thousands etc.
    Self defense weapons could be left in cars, or, legally concealed.
    No big speeches by janky big shots, just neighbors associating freely: Trump, and former Trump, supporters.
    Trajectory should be from hamburgers, to hot dogs, even to beer halls.
    Enjoy Freedom.
    Talk about it.

    • Replies: @Anonymous
  10. Just gonna say thanks to Ron Unz for spreading this story.

    Nick Fuentes is the canary in the coalmine.

    • Agree: Old and Grumpy
  11. Anonymous[661] • Disclaimer says:
    @profnasty

    A few years ago some working class middle-aged women in my community started organizing a day-long picnic to celebrate European heritage. Seemed natural, as this area is heavily populated with descendants of Euro immigrants–Italian, Irish, Polish, German, etc. It was a distinctly non-political event, just barbecues, games for the kids, and anyone who cared to come and enjoy the picnic day–regardless of heritage/color/religion–was more than welcome to come and participate in the food and fun.

    Before the event all the (((usual))) groups began attacking, the picnic was denounced as an act of hatred and intolerance if not the actual second coming of the perfidious Jew killer Adolf Hitler, the mayor made a public denunciation (the usual ‘there is no place for hatred in our community’ horseshit), and the city permit for the picnic was cancelled leaving quite a few Polish, Irish and Italian grandmas totally perplexed.

    Freedom of association has gone the way of freedom of speech. I dare anyone to try to hold a simple picnic like this anywhere in the US if you are actually naive enough to think the Jews will allow it.

    • Agree: Ace
    • Replies: @W
    , @profnasty
    , @Annony Mouse
  12. jxh says:

    In this climate, you cannot be a public figure on a true free speech site. It’s political suicide.

    GETTR serves as a conservative friendly (mostly) mainstream site.

    • Replies: @3g4me
  13. MLK says:
    @MrE3001

    Say what you will about Q, it served a monumentally important function. “Trust the Plan” and unbroken repetition that the US military would protect the republic kept garden-varietal MAGA from being framed up or worse.

    “Q” was a prominent part of the information war. The proof was in the pudding — it served as a protective blanket, whatever its fantastical premises, protecting MAGA from being goaded into violence in response to the Antifa/BLM Brown Shirts.

    By the way, I seem to be the only one who remembers that Q started out claiming that Robert Mueller was working with Trump to take down the Deep State.

    The whole shebang came to a head on 1/6/2021. Like flipping a light, CNN (and the rest) switched from showing peaceful MAGA walking within the ropes of The Capitol to screeching for order to be restored by any means necessary. Ashi Babbitt was drawn into the kill box and sniped. Followed by participants in the op running outside and telling the crowd “they killed a girl.” At the same moments, flash bangs were fired into the peacefully assembled protesters.

    You figure it out.

    It gets hard to keep up with how many times Hillary and the Podestas have been executed.

    I’ll give you this, at least you mention the Podesta brothers. The so-called white nationalists and other purported fearless truth tellers, including on this site, apparently have as little interest in their obvious malefactions as the Fake News.

    • Replies: @MrE3001
  14. W says:
    @Anonymous

    Freedom of association has gone the way of freedom of speech. I dare anyone to try to hold a simple picnic like this anywhere in the US if you are actually naive enough to think the Jews will allow it.

    Stop blackpilling. They can’t shut down every picnic, especially if it’s on private land.

    White identity types could duplicate what Owen Benjamin what beartira did, but they won’t because they don’t build anything.

  15. TREG says:

    Now that Gab is here, our job elsewhere is to write, tease, “for more, go here”.

  16. Mike Tre says:

    “In 2018, Robert Bowers did Gab no favors when he pogromed 11 Jews at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh. Bowers’ final social media post, including the iconic phrase “Screw your optics, I’m going in,” was broadcast to the world on Gab. To make matters worse, the same day, one of Bowers’ friends on Gab, Edward William Clark, killed himself. Then Clark’s brother started sperging out to his grieving parents about race war, and how Bowers’ act had been noble and justified — until they called the police on their own son.”

    You know what? Twitter allows negroes and antifa to use its platform to coordinate countless acts of organized theft and violence. Are those “favors” or no? Optics can be made to mean anything when they are pressed through the massive anti-white narrative filter. Stop telling Euro descended Americans to shut up and get in line.

  17. All the “cool” MAGA grifters were pimping gettr. Pretty obvious from the get go it would be a waste of time.

    • Agree: littlewing
  18. When I was a kid, the phrase

    “Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me” was the foundation of “Free Speech”.

    If you can’t say those hurtful words you have no free speech…

    • Agree: Matthew Kelly
    • Replies: @GMC
    , @Matthew Kelly
  19. 3g4me says:
    @jxh

    @12 jxh: So essentially “mainstream conservatives” are anti-free speech, because their political careers are more important. I bet you vote moar harder, too. Just wait until those midterms, eh?

    • Agree: Drapetomaniac
  20. xyzxy says:
    @Anon

    The Falun Gong and Epoch Times must have forgotten to pay the Internet bill.

    • Replies: @hoytmonger
  21. @Anon

    ZH is perfectly working in Germany …

  22. Anonymous[936] • Disclaimer says:

    So Gettr doesn’t allow white nationalism in white nations? What kind of target demographics are we talking about here?

  23. Walker says:

    All I needed to know about gettr:

    https://mobile.twitter.com/ebonybowden

    Global Communications Director at
    @GETTRofficial
    , the world’s fastest growing social media platform. Jewish Australian New Yorker.

    Vomit-inducing 🤢

  24. Che Guava says:

    That man in the pic. is either a master of the fat girl angle shot or pumped up with steroids.

    You decide.

  25. anon[665] • Disclaimer says:
    @Zachary Smith

    Seems they are: it’s your word. Zack.

    • LOL: Matthew Kelly
  26. Maddaugh says:
    @Anonymous

    We are targeting the Bruddahs of Troof and Gnat X.

    Hail the future outstanding citizens of our country !

    • Agree: CelestiaQuesta
  27. Controlled opposition anyone? Here’s just a list of headnotes of articles explaining it – https://crushlimbraw.blogspot.com/search?q=Controlled+opposition&updated-max=2021-01-27T13:07:00-08:00&max-results=20&start=0&by-date=false&m=1 – DaMaster of Deception DECEIVES!

  28. GMC says:
    @JimmyCrackCorn

    Exact – Exact words I told Duff at Veterans Today when he called me out for calling his buddy Obama, a Monkey , just as the Russians do – then he 86d me from his site . lol Truer words were never spoken.

  29. Emslander says:

    Anyone remember Free Republic? That was a free speech site that championed good politics, but it’s been copyright-claimed nearly out of existence. Still survives, but peripherally. They used to have “Freeper” rallies attended by big names. Those were the good old days. LOL

    • Replies: @SBaker
    , @InnerCynic
  30. Maddaugh says:

    All these sites whether the originals or the wannabees have their own agenda. Anyone who thinks the owners/ investors are in it because they believe in the righteousness of free speech must be daft !

    Even if they recite the Constitution every hour on the hour and have the best intentions at heart, ultimately the site comes under pressure to conform or the goal of the site allows “free speech” to smoke out the rabblerousers. What with the Eff Bee Eye beating the bushes for turkeys, roosters and other small game, what better hunting ground that a field where people freely vomit up their most intimate and secret thoughts and beliefs ?

    Whatever ! The hosts of any site just spew out the same old same old day in and day out. Whatever they believe they are not going to put their balls on the line in order the put things on the straight and narrow. They virtue signal with a gust of fine rhetoric, always redundant, always empty and always repetitive and ultimately boring.

    However, as I said above, when they become “obnoxious” enough they are silenced and/or a certain group buy out the outfit. The investors of any “free speech” platform are not going to pass up a handsome profit for any reason. That’s the way it is so just get used to it.

    Those for and against free speech are split in two just like my ass with an orifice in the middle also just like my ass and as such both are subject to the loud noises, hot air and solids.

  31. Chris Moore says: • Website

    Politically correct social media are destroying their platforms by bending over backwards to ban “anti-Semitism.” But they have to because they’re all ((Jew)) lackeys/Zionists. How do these ((Jews)) have so much power? Well, their network has been going around doing its worst for centuries, and finally settled in the heart of the Anglosphere to put its fangs in the most aggressive and greed-pliable human species it came across. The network is called “The Cousinhood.” and that’s really what all ((Jews)) and their stooges pray to, consciously or unconsciously.
    https://www.commentary.org/articles/chaim-raphael/our-english-crowd/

    Control the money (central banks), control the message (propaganda). It’s an amazingly simple grift, and yet the Anglosphere lacks the character and integrity to hold these ((Jews)) accountable for their epic misanthropy. Formerly Christian people seem to be devolving towards a reptilian state, as the ((Jews)) have devolved.

    • Agree: Irish Savant
  32. @Mike Tre

    You know what? Twitter allows negroes and antifa to use its platform to coordinate countless acts of organized theft and violence. Are those “favors” or no?

    You are right, fren. The author of this article is either a shill or moron.

  33. @MrE3001

    The Hopium and Copium surrounding this is addictive to too many normies. I have a neighbor (who has mental health issues, but that’s another story) who resolutely and religiously still maintains faith in Q and gets belligerent and comes unhinged when observable reality is pointed out to him that tears the whole thing’s credibility to shreds. It’s another manifestation of the normies’ craving for “leadership” because they don’t have either the guts or the brains to start doing things to change their own circumstances themselves.

  34. I’m giving Gab a go.

    So far so good.

    • Thanks: Sick of Orcs
  35. Chris Moore says: • Website
    @Mike Tre

    You know what? Twitter allows negroes and antifa to use its platform to coordinate countless acts of organized theft and violence. Are those “favors” or no? Optics can be made to mean anything when they are pressed through the massive anti-white narrative filter.

    That is an excellent point. If Twitter was dragged through the mud by ((Jewish)) MSM and ((Jew))-bought politicians every time BLM and Antifa used it to coordinate violence, it would struggle, too. Same with ((Zuckerberg’s)) Facebook. But they’re used to coordinate politically correct violence (ie violence against Whites and Constitutionalists and Christians) and so they’re totally kosher.

    But what, do you want your tech stock portfolio to take a fall by taking down Twitter and Facebook? That’s how the ((Jews)) keep one tethered to their own demise: control who gets big and who doesn’t, and get the People vested in their own destruction.

    Truly diabolical.

  36. @xyzxy

    The Falun Gong and Epoch Times must have forgotten to pay the Internet bill.

    I had my account over there deleted and all my comments erased for asking how much Epoch Times pays ZH to reprint all their articles. There must be something to that.

  37. @Henry's Cat

    Bannon, the former Goldman Sachs, Hollywood producer, VP of Cambridge Analytica, co-founder of Israeli Breitbart site, is as “deep state” as can be.
    And don’t forget how he gave Trump’s BFF, Epstein, advice on how to handle the media after his conviction.

  38. Anonymous[337] • Disclaimer says:
    @Mike Tre

    Stop telling Euro descended Americans to shut up and get in line.

    Yup, the author is concern-shilling. That whole website, Counter-Currents Publishing, is kind of lame.

    • Replies: @Eric Novak
  39. GETTR’s new hire to patrol global communications is a New York Jewess who “cried” when Hellery lost to Trump. No more needs to be said.

    • Agree: InnerCynic
  40. Lex says:

    I don’t use any of these sites but not a single word on Parler?

  41. What fun. In 5-10-15 years will we see the left regain the moral high ground for free speech? The right is currently full of opportunist Constitionalists grasping for ascendancy over the woke dogma. If and when they achieve the populist leverage, will they remember that fairness trumps procedure?

  42. Anonymous[261] • Disclaimer says:

    Boycott Israel for their selling of secret US Military tech to China.

    https://www.ancreport.com/the-parasite-how-israel-sells-us-tech-to-americas-enemies/

    There is nothing more terrifying for the Israel first uniparty and their ziospecialinterests owners than a potential right wing and/or Christian  boycott Israel movement. They can use low effort narratives and cuckservative plants to eradicate BDS, but a right wing/Christian boycott movement would be impervious to those counters.

    To see proof of how much the ziosubverters fear a boycott movement, watch the “The Lobby: USA” documentary. Here:

    Making goals of the movement to demand the removal of all Zio lobbies and subversion from the West would be a very effective tool against that particular type of subversion, and would lead zios to over reach in their Israel first efforts, which would only show more of the general public how nefarious their lobby and activities are.

    It would also have the controlled opposition cuckservatives in a situation that if they try to go against it, they unmask themselves as controlled opposition to the masses, and they can no longer claim that boycotting movements are Muslim or lefty. Make the movement anonymous and decentralized without any official hierarchy of organization (based only on individual calls to action, and the reasons why people should boycott), and you have a no loss, no cost weapon against the subversion that weakens the controlled oppo and thus allows the people to elect the people who truly represent them.

    It’s literally all upside and no cost strategy. They fear it, big time, to the point controlled oppo wants to make even more states make it illegal to boycott Israel.

    Boycott Israel for their selling of secret US Military tech to China, spread the word, God bless!

  43. Art says:

    Everyone knows that this article is about Jew law breaking of our Constitution. There is not a day that the ADL does not steal American’s free speech. In fact, every American’s free speech every day, is curtailed by Jews. There must be a recognition and condemnation of this evil.

    We are all intimidated by Jew lies – it is time we put them in jail – or they go to Israel.

    There is only one way to guarantee free speech – that is give it!

    • Replies: @Anonymous
  44. Thim says:

    Gettr is misnamed. Should be called Koshr.

  45. Gab Founder Andrew Torba is a committed Christian. That makes him Public Enemy #1 to Noseberg, who is torn between giving gab publicity in order to attack it.

  46. “But surely, eventually someone with more money and technical acumen would come along. They’d be able to learn from Torba’s mistakes and do something similar, but better.”

    There already is such a thing: it’s called the fediverse. It existed before Gab, and it’ll exist long after Gab gives up. Gab put their tail between their legs and cut and ran from the rest of the fediverse because on the fediverse, you can actually have freedom of speech

  47. @Anonymous

    Yup, you’re kind of a fucking troll-oaf for posting any criticism about Counter Currents. Yup.

  48. Gettr is the gutter of hypocrisy.

    You can’t even type ‘homo’. Yes, ‘homo’ is considered an epithet.

  49. TimothyS says:

    Fuentez posted a rather interesting image relating Gettr’s logo with some other symbols of affiliation:

    https://t.me/nickjfuentes/5042

    Gettr is a Jewish affiliated conservative inc. website. That’s not a criticism. They are not being forthcoming about the purpose of their website.

  50. MrE3001 says:
    @MLK

    Meh, keeping MAGA boomers safe is not high on my list of priorities. Which is good because the idiots swallowed the Covid scam hook, line, and sinker as they lined up for their shots. Their days are now numbered. I would have preferred they threw themselves onto the gears of the machine since they were just going to commit physician assisted suicide anyway.

  51. Anon[136] • Disclaimer says:

    A platform should ban nothing but terrorism and pedophilia.

    If they do that, they already are ahead of Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc, places where those two roam free.

    The natural limit for a platform is the law itself (of a given country) which, if deemed broken by courts, the platform must enforce by turning over evidence and removing content only when legally and expressly required.

    Anyway.

    The only good news about Gettr, Gab, etc, is that the monopolies are slowly breaking up.

  52. Never forget Jewish Power is behind globo-homo.

    It’s amazing how the anglosphere is just a sockpuppet of Jewish Power.

  53. @MrE3001

    BitChute is a paradise for Qtards, flat earthers and lizard people enthusiasts. Though it seems there is a large intersection among the sets of those three groups.

    • Replies: @profnasty
  54. @JimmyCrackCorn

    We are firmly in the territory of words being “literally violence”, and literal violence now being “political speech”. I suppose we’re not too far away from this being worked into actual jurisprudence, if it’s not already.

    “Your Honor, he assaulted my client with the n-word, and my client merely responded mostly peacefully with 15 shots to center mass. Clearly, my client is the victim here.”

    • Thanks: JimDandy
  55. The ultimate and ulterior motive of Gettr is to build a platform that corrals conservatives so they can be marketed to. It is certainly not a site to allow free communications or for the right to organize. The country is settling into two camps and once a viable alternative is established, there will be an exodus of people on the right who will start banking, purchasing, reading products that are explicitly from people and organizations they identify with. Right now they don’t have a choice. It won’t matter if a product is cheap, good, or new. All that will matter is if they are working for your genetic nepotistic interests or not.

    • Replies: @Anonymous
  56. Anonymous[261] • Disclaimer says:
    @Prof. Woland

    Nick Fuentes talking facts about Gettr and Bannon:

  57. Social media is control tool. Poor and powerless being tricked by the rich that power will be shared if you think good think and your entire life is a meaningless gesture.

    • Agree: InnerCynic
  58. Anon[138] • Disclaimer says:

    It is therefore clear that the Final Solution to the Free Speech Question will not come from the conservative establishment.

    Whom could that not be fully clear since inception to, though? It is clearer than clear, since start, that the conservative establishment is closer to the other side than to any real regime opposition. Why would it be any different as pertains social media.

  59. I appreciate the Christian foundation that Gab is based on but I cannot reconcile that with, and am shocked by the ant-semitism on this site. It’s a shame but I’m cancelling my account.

    • Replies: @Anonymous
  60. SBaker says:
    @Emslander

    Yes, I know FR well, and was banned for violating their “free speech” rules. Prior to Trump’s election, I mentioned there was nothing wrong with Trump being a Nationalist–in fact, I said that was a good thing. Then I also mentioned he was white and there was nothing wrong with that fact. Put the two together and Trump is a white nationalist. So what, I said?

  61. chowfun says:

    Gab is still the best Twitter alternative. Free speech is just that “FREE SPEECH” and all forms speech are in play including those considered controversial, objectionable or incendiary. The CEO’s of the other so-called free speech platforms can learn a lot from a man like Andrew Torba, perhaps by trying to follow his example they might at last develop the courage to practice what they preach.

  62. Exile says:

    No mention of Telegram? Nothing to do with the strong presence on Telegram of guys like Mike Enoch and Eric Striker, I’m sure.

  63. profnasty says:
    @Anonymous

    Was thinking more ‘small time’.
    Word of mouth, networking. Eighty-six. On the down-low.
    We know Big Gov hates US.
    Act accordingly.

  64. Gettr ain’t no Bettr than Trumps media love child he spawned. All narrative pimping crap fests hosted by the usual controlled opposition.

  65. @Emslander

    I was banned from that gay site for simply raising some uncomfortable questions. There’s nothing “free” on FR when it comes to breaking out of their goose stepping rhetoric.

  66. @Anonymous

    Whenever I see these hood rats “working” so hard at acting worthless with their expensive shyte.

  67. Catdog says:

    I only hear good things about Gab.

  68. Anonymous[124] • Disclaimer says:
    @Anonymous

    Per the photo: black “pants below waists”/sloppy-floppy attire is based on prison fare.

    Clothes rarely fit well in stir. So inmates adjust generic garb to individualize their”look.” Graduating from the Graybar Hotel, they then take their stylizations from jails to ghettos to display “street cred.”

    The irony: “tough guy” macho thugs dress like “punks”…the name given to cholos in prison who wear pants below their waists to show their availability/proclivity for “buttsex.”

    Ergo, the urban minority anthem: “Homo, homo on the range…”

  69. Anonymous[124] • Disclaimer says:
    @Pat Berning

    am shocked by the ant-semitism on this site

    I bet. Truth shocks many Jews. They’re used to their endless guilt-trips silencing goyim.

    Antisemitism: “Criticizing any Jew any where, any time, for anything.”

    Kosher: Juden practicing antiteutonism, antijesusism, and anticaucasianism.

    Good: Jews talking about equality while acting like God chose them above all other humans.

    Bad: Jews being chosen at the Umschlagplatz to board “special” trains to Treblinka Hotel spas.

    ZioSOP (standard operating procedure):

    (1) pressure the USA to give Israel \$5B annually (to build walls to keep out non-Jews) while shit-stirring neighboring Semite nations (so Christian males can die creating the Jewish Empire); and

    (2) sue to force the US government to flood America with illegal aliens who then “ethnocide” white Christians.

    110: the next, ineluctable expulsion of Jews from civilized society (caused by Tribal nepotism, arrogance, deceit, love of money uber alles, and the inability to play well with others).

  70. @Anonymous

    What a joke. The hypocrisy is always there. How come they can have Israel day in Los Angeles every year:

    https://jkidla.com/los-angeles-celebrating-israel

    “Show your Israeli spirit by decorating your car with Israeli flags, wear blue and white, and get ready to celebrate Israel’s 73d year of independence in a drive-in experience! Kosher light food and snacks will be sold from car to car, but feel free to bring your own food. Tickets are per car (not per person) Parking is first come first served Doors open at 6:00 pm Location: Woodland Hills”

    Another one:
    CELEBRATE ISRAEL FESTIVAL
    THE LARGEST JEWISH HAPPENING IN LOS ANGELES
    Save the Date: May 17, 2020
    https://www.israeliamerican.org/celebrate-israel-festival/la

  71. TimothyS says:

    Jason Miller is unbelievably awkward when he’s pretending to be honest.
    As a guy working in media relations, he clearly has a lot of contempt for people, and believes they need to be manipulated. Look for yourself

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