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Trump announces launch of new media group & social network to 'stand up to the tyranny of Big Tech'

1 month ago   |   By RT

Ex-US President Donald Trump has unveiled plans for his own social media platform, calling it an effort to fight the “tyranny” of ban-happy Big Tech firms. It comes after he asked a judge to reinstate him on Twitter and Facebook.
The former commander in chief announced the platform alongside an entirely new media venture - the Trump Media & Technology Group - on Wednesday, saying his TRUTH Social app will be ready for prime-time by early next year and will serve as a “rival to the liberal media consortium” based in Silicon Valley.
🚨President Donald J. Trump Announces Trump Media &...
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Trump, still barred from Twitter and Facebook, to launch social network in ‘fight back' against Big Tech

Trump, still barred from Twitter and Facebook, to launch social network in ‘fight back' against Big Tech

1 month ago   |   By The Washington Post

The Trump Media and Technology Group is merging with a blank check company to form a home for Truth Social and a 'non-woke' streaming platform.
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Ex-Trump aide who founded 'free speech' app GETTR says he couldn't come to a deal with Trump, who has just announced a new social platform of his own

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Jason Miller, Senior Adviser to the Trump 2020 re-election campaign, appears for the second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump in the Senate, at the Capitol in Washington, on Feb. 9, 2021.
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File
Donald Trump announced plans Wednesday to launch a new social media site called TRUTH Social.
Former Trump spokesperson Jason Miller said the two were unable to reach a deal on a platform.
Miller left his Trump role to launch the "free speech" app GETTR, which Trump hasn't joined.
Jason Miller, who served as an adviser to former President Donald Trump, said...
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Trump bemoaned being banned from Twitter in his announcement for new social network: TRUTH Social

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Former U.S. President Donald Trump.
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Donald Trump announced plans to launch a new social media site in 2022 called TRUTH Social.
The former president said he created the site to "fight back" against Big Tech.
Trump cited the Taliban's Twitter presence while bemoaning his own permanent ban from the site.
Donald Trump deemed himself America's "favorite President," in a press release announcing plans for his own social media platform called TRUTH Social. The former president on Wednesday announced the app while reaffirming his longstanding hostility toward "Big...
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Trump announces launch of media company, social media site

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

NEW YORK - Nine months after being expelled from social media for his role in inciting the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, former President Donald Trump said Wednesday he's launching a new media company with its own social media platform.
Trump says his goal in launching the Trump Media & Technology Group and its “TRUTH Social" app is to create a rival to the Big Tech companies that have shut him out and denied him the megaphone that was paramount to his national rise.
“We live in a world where the Taliban has a huge presence on Twitter, yet your favorite American President has been...
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