• ‘Like a rocket': Trump revels in his love-hate relationship with Twitter

    6 days ago - By The Washington Post

    During a White House meeting about social media, the president offered a glimpse into his fact-challenged approach to tweeting.
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  • Attendee of President Trump's Social Media Complaint Fest Speaks Out

    6 days ago - By Fortune

    President Donald Trump used a self-proclaimed social media summit at the White House on Thursday to sound off against his perceived enemies: Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter, who he says are biased against conservatives despite their huge role in amplifying his message.
    The audience, made up of around 250 of his biggest supporters on social media, lapped the President's complaints. The fact that Trump has 61.9 million followers on Twitter and has yet to prove any bias didn't seem to matter.
    “As the social media president, he has every right to talk about these things,” Rob Bluey, vice...
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  • Trump Uses Twitter to Govern. I Used It to Cover His Social Media Summit

    6 days ago - By NY Times

    The president held the first such gathering at the White House. Notably absent were Twitter, Facebook and Google.
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  • Trump touts the 'power' of extremist social media activists at White House summit

    6 days ago - By NBC News

    The president blasted social media companies for “terrible bias” and accused them during remarks at the White House on Thursday of manipulating his content.
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  • Free speech for EVERYONE? Trump scolds social media platforms as MSM attacks his select audience

    Free speech for EVERYONE? Trump scolds social media platforms as MSM attacks his select audience

    6 days ago - By RT

    All Americans have the right to speak freely, not just supporters of one political party or another, President Donald Trump told social media platforms at a White House “summit” featuring mainly influencers who have supported him.
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  • Trump's Social Media Summit nearly descends into brawl in Rose Garden

    Trump's Social Media Summit nearly descends into brawl in Rose Garden

    6 days ago - By New York Post

    It was a fracas at the White House! President Trump's Social Media Summit on Thursday almost descended into a brawl when Sebastian Gorka got into a brief shouting match with a White House reporter in the Rose Garden. Gorka, a former adviser to Trump, was sitting near the front row with several social media provocateurs...
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  • From his spelling skills to his ‘real' hair: Trump goes on a riff at social media summit

    From his spelling skills to his ‘real' hair: Trump goes on a riff at social media summit

    6 days ago - By Politico

    President Donald Trump stood before political allies and online personalities at the White House on Thursday to talk about social media bias, but he also wanted people to know: Some 2020 Democratic candidates might be supporting communism, a certain celebrity tanked “The Apprentice” after Trump left the show, and the president's hair is “real." Throughout the afternoon summit, Trump delivered quotes that just as easily could have come from his ranging Twitter feed. On tweeting:
    “I call Twitter a typewriter, that's what I really call Twitter. Because it goes onto Facebook automatically and...
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  • White House Prints out Giant Trump 'Covfefe' Tweet for Social Media Summit

    6 days ago - By Newsweek

    The White House printed out giant displays of Donald Trump's tweets for its "social media summit" on Thursday afternoon, including one that referenced the president's infamous "covfefe" post.
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