This is a major problem for everyone. A newspaper prints a story, and immediately censorship flies from Twitter and Facebook. The problem is that the censorship started before anyone even fact checked it. It came in the form of slowing it down, something that Facebook and Twitter have yet to do with their favored party. The Verge stepped away a good distance away from their usual leftist positions, to perform a well reasoned article as to why this presents problems to all of us.

Facebook and Twitter limited the reach of a New York Post investigation based on leaked emails from Joe Biden’s son Hunter. It’s an illuminating moment for social media and politics.