Journalist Taibbi: Twitter used extreme means to cover up Hunter Biden’s story
WASHINGTON, December 3 – RIA Novosti. Journalist Matt Taibbi claimed that the American company Twitter, which owns the social network of the same name, took urgent measures to bury the story around the stolen laptop of the son of incumbent President Joe Biden Hunter on the eve of the 2020 elections. , with reference to the company’s internal documents.
The link to his post on Friday evening was posted by the current owner of Twitter, American entrepreneur and billionaire Elon Musk, with the comment “let’s get started” on the social network’s page, which had previously promised to publish documents on the role it played in Turkey. Hunter Biden laptop scandal.
“Twitter has taken extreme measures to hide this story by removing links and issuing warnings that (this information) may be ‘unsafe’. They have even blocked direct transmission via messages and such a tool is only used for exceptional cases, e.g. child related pornography,” Taibbi social media Wrote from his account.
According to Taibbi, Twitter received and complied with content review requests on the platform from both the Joe Biden campaign and former Republican chief of staff, Donald Trump. At the same time, according to the journalist, the leadership of the social network maintains closer contacts with Democrats than with Republicans.
At the same time, it is not yet possible to verify the authenticity of the information provided by Taibbi.
In October 2020, shortly before the US presidential election, the New York Post published a series of materials based on correspondence allegedly found on Hunter Biden’s laptop found at a Delaware repair shop. The owner of the workshop made a copy of his hard drive, which was given to Rudy Giuliani, the former New York mayor and personal lawyer of then-US President Donald Trump. The laptop was later reportedly seized by the FBI. The Daily Mail newspaper wrote that the photos found on the laptop could show Biden Jr.’s involvement in criminal activities in the field of drug trafficking and prostitution.
House Oversight Committee Republican James Comer pledged in November to investigate US President Joe Biden for meddling in his family’s international business plans and whether the American leader poses a national security risk. According to the legislator, the son of US President Hunter had business connections around the world and could become a millionaire only by gaining access to high-ranking members of his family. Among other things, as Comer points out, Hunter Biden may be linked to human traffickers, and evidence of controversial activity resides on his laptop.
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