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Google secretly blacklists conservative websites, favors big business

Google secretly blacklists conservative websites, favors big business

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Google, along with other Silicon Valley companies like Twitter and Facebook, has been accused of anti-conservative bias by Republican senators, who have threatened the tech giant with anti-trust action. Google has repeatedly said its search engine is unbiased. Google is secretly preventing some websites from appearing in its search results, including conservative websites, the Wall Street Journal reported. The newspaper’s investigation revealed that right-wing websites such as The United West and the Gateway Pundit were included in a blacklist that featured hundreds of websites and did not appear in Google’s ‘news’ section or featured products. WSJ said it had seen a policy document dating back to August 2018, which instructs Google engineers to focus on websites that attempt to mislead – “a publisher misrepresenting their ownership or web properties” – rather than websites that provide inaccurate information. The newspaper cited an unknown person familiar with the matter who…
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