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OPINION EXCHANGE | Editorial counterpoint (The Star-Tribune): In thinking of disclosure laws, don't forget the value of anonymous speech strib.mn/2AJPdTL

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Hello!

This is Social Media Censorship Bureau. This is mostly a critique of the excessive and nonsensical Facebook "political advertising" and "issues of national importance advertising" rules by showcasing how such rules are applied in practice.

Facebook thereby stifles the public discourse and freedom of expression, in particular, by banning non-U.S. citizens from purchasing ads on certain subject matters and requiring others to submit IDs to Facebook.

Feeding hungry children in the impoverished countries, once a hallmark of basic human decency that transcends ideologies, is now considered "political" by .

More of the Baha'i Faith. Apparently thinks a religious community can't advertise their spiritual music gathering without what amounts to a KYC and immigration status check.

OPINION EXCHANGE | Editorial counterpoint (The Star-Tribune): In thinking of disclosure laws, don't forget the value of anonymous speech strib.mn/2AJPdTL

The freedom of anonymous speech is what guarantees the freedom of speech itself.

Furthermore, the U.S. case laws have consistently affirmed that the medium and means of expression (including money) is an inherent part of the constitutionally protected speech, provided that it is not fraudulent.

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and , historically the least political and non-ideological subjects (even in the middle of the Cold War, American and Soviet scientists often worked together), are too controversial and political to .

Hello!

This is Social Media Censorship Bureau. This is mostly a critique of the excessive and nonsensical Facebook "political advertising" and "issues of national importance advertising" rules by showcasing how such rules are applied in practice.

Facebook thereby stifles the public discourse and freedom of expression, in particular, by banning non-U.S. citizens from purchasing ads on certain subject matters and requiring others to submit IDs to Facebook.

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