The dystopian creep factor was already detailed out 70 years ago. A Ministry of Truth (Twitter) surveils the public, and under pre-crime, it then censors those that don’t go with the party line, before they speak a word. The words that you use will indicate the chances you will post misinformation… words like government, media, or liberal. Suppression of speech, anyone’s speech, is a recipe for McCarthyism style suppression. I fear that this indicates where our world is headed.

Researchers from the University of Sheffield have developed an AI system that detects which social media users spread disinformation — before they actually share it.

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