Trump threatens to regulate or close down social media platforms due to political bias

Author: Justin Low | Category: News

A tweet by US president Trump

"Republicans feel that Social Media Platforms totally silence conservatives voices. We will strongly regulate, or close them down, before we can ever allow this to happen. We saw what they attempted to do, and failed, in 2016. We can't let a more sophisticated version of that happen again. Just like we can't let large scale Mail-In Ballots take root in our Country. It would be a free for all on cheating, forgery and the theft of Ballots. Whoever cheated the most would win. Likewise, Social Media. Clean up your act, NOW!!!!"
Essentially, this is Trump using Twitter to threaten to close down Twitter. All of this of course ties back to overnight headlines as seen below:

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