The head of the newly formed Disinformation Board has suggested that Twitter users be allowed to blue-check to add comments to posts they deem to be false.
Nina Jankoviিজ, director of President Joe Biden’s newly formed Board of Disinformation Governance, has called on Blue-Czech Twitter users like her to allow their tweets to be deemed false or misleading by allowing them to edit their tweets to help police comments on social media platforms.
Djankovic made the remarks in a viral video released online on Tuesday. After lamenting that many verified Twitter users are not eligible for blue-check status because they are not trustworthy, he said, “So verified people can basically start editing Twitter like Wikipedia so they can add context to specific tweets.”
Djankovic, for example, argued that if former President Donald Trump was not banned from Twitter and a message was posted claiming voter fraud in the 2020 presidential election, a verified user could add context, such as information from an issue or comment case. By the State Electoral Officer. Will provide such capabilities to verified users “Context so that people have a full picture on a tweet, not just a separate claim.”
New – Biden’s new “confusion” Jar wants “trusted verified people” like him to be able to “add context” to other people’s tweets.pic.twitter.com/V4mLNsB5HV
– Disclose.tv (iscdisclosetv) May 10, 2022
Twitter has already included warning labels to help handle narratives on sensitive issues such as Trump’s election demands and the Covid-19 epidemic. It also offers an answer button for users who want to refute user claims or add context.
Jankowicz’s comments appear to have been made in a video conference call. The other participants could not be identified in the clip posted online. The meeting was attended by at least two masked people, despite the meeting being held through a zoom call and not in person.
U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorcas unveiled plans for a new disinformation governance board late last month – two days after billionaire Elon Musk reached an agreement to buy Twitter and pledge to restore freedom of speech on the platform.
Jankowicz, a self-described “Confusion Specialist” Who previously advised the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry and wrote a book entitled, ‘How to be a woman online,’ Despite a history of spreading false information, he has been appointed executive director of the board. For example, he gave an October 2020 scoop to the New York Post on Hunter Biden’s abandoned laptop. “Russian influence op” Which was not.
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Nicknames ridiculously “Truth Minister of Biden” By critics, Jankowicz called on social media platforms to censor allegations of Covid-19 leaks from a Chinese lab, and claimed that online ridicule of Vice President Kamala Harris and other Democrat politicians is a threat to national security and democracy. He was responding to reports of Musk’s Twitter capture, “I shudder to think of what it would be like for marginalized communities, if the libertarians take over more platforms, who already have an unequal amount of abuse on their shoulders.”