Disinfo: There is no freedom of speech in America as Rudolph Giuliani can speak out only on Russia Today

Summary

What could have happened to push Rudolph Giuliani, the best New York City mayor ever, to speak out on Russia Today – this person has anti-Communist views and his position on Russia is not very approving. About what freedom of speech can we talk. It means that no one was willing to give the floor to Giuliani.

Disproof

This disinformation message promotes the idea that there is no real freedom of speech in the United States. The claim that American media does not give the floor to Rudolph Giuliani is groundless. Mainstream American media of all political preferences actively cover political activity and statements of Rudolph Giuliani – see the recent examples of Giuliani's TV appearances on CNN, Fox News, NBC, ABC.

Read similar disinformation messages about the Freedom of Speech in Western countries - The West cannot cope with freedom of opinion and imposes censorship; The freedom of speech is purged from western media outlets and Americans and Europeans do not have freedom of speech anymore.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 219
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 04/11/2020
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: US
  • Keywords: US Presidential Election 2020, Russia Today (RT), Mainstream media, Freedom of speech, Media

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