NEWS & ANALYSIS

Facebook Takes on New Policing Role, Asks Users to Report ‘Extremists’


It is no secret that over the last several years, Big Tech has been on a wild goose chase for anyone that doesn’t align with liberal ideologies, but Facebook has taken the hunt to new heights.

As reported on CharlieKirk.com, messages now pop up asking users “are you concerned that someone you know is becoming an extremist?” The message continues, “we care about preventing extremism on Facebook. Others in your situation have received confidential support.”

The message continues with an information icon that reads, “hear stories and get advice from people who escaped violent extremist groups.”

When did Facebook become the extremist police?

Another message users may receive says “you may have been exposed to harmful extremist content recently.”

“Violent groups try to manipulate your anger and disappointment,” it continues. “You can take action now to protect yourself and others.”

“Spot the signs, understand the dangers of extremism and hear from people who escaped violent groups,” the information icon reads.