Skip to comments.Mark Zuckeberg Rejects "America First", Calls For Global Community
Posted on 02/16/2017 5:40:13 PM PST by blam
Hot on the heels of retailers who have halted sales of Ivanka Trump's clothing line in protest against Trump (and free marketing buzz), the tech "resistance" against Trump got its lead from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckeberg who on Thursday posted a lengthy note "rebuking isolationist America First sentiment, and touting the merits of globalization and a global community working for innovation and progress."
In short, the CEO of the "social network", whose business model is predicated upon uninhibited globalization allowing advertisers to reach into every corner of the world with 3 second video clips, is calling for a global government. Not all that surprising.
As the Daily Beast, which first reported about Zuckerberg's post, summarizes:
Discouraged by the underlying suspicion of foreign entities, as seen during the 2016 election and the rise of President Trump, Zuckerberg wrote that he wants to refocus Facebook on helping people come together across borders.
We have to build a global community that works for everyone. I really dont have much doubt that this is the right direction to go in the long term. Part of his goal, he wrote, is to make Facebook a global community that is supportive, safe, informed, civically engaged, and inclusive.
Some more excerpts from Zuckerberg's sermon for globalization:
On our journey to connect the world, we often discuss products we're building and updates on our business. Today I want to focus on the most important question of all: are we building the world we all want?
History is the story of how we've learned to come together in ever greater numbers -- from tribes to cities to nations. At each step, we built social infrastructure like communities, media and governments to empower us to achieve things we couldn't on our own.
(Excerpt) Read more at zerohedge.com ...
I won't start now.
We knew you were an Anti American bigot. Now it is official.
Yeah, sure, Mark, let all the WALLS crumble, huh..?
Howzabout we start with YOURS, you freaking hypocrite...
Walls for me - Fantastic
Walls for you - Xenophobic, racist
Every time you log on, you give Zuckerface more money to undermine our sovereignty.
Zuckerman has walls around all his compounds, but heaven forbid that the peasants have the same privilege.
Meanwhile Zuckerman helps the Butchers of Beijing censor the information the peasants get to see.
I’m a little concerned that this author misspelled his name two times, in the opening paragraphs.
I fart in the general direction of Facebook
<< Billionaire child.>>
And now Domestic Enemy
Ok give all your money to crack heads, perverts, and islamic psychopaths, choose anarchy and stay out of the usa
“We have to build a global community that works for everyone.”
No we don’t.
We have to rebuild America.
There are millions of anti-globalists on facebook using it to thwart him.
Then MOVE out of the country, you brat SHJ b******
And let your Hawaiian neighbors have their land back, POS
Of course he does.. More money in his empire. Remember, he wants to be emperor of the tech world
There is a porn site called *uckbook. LOL.
Would think these people would at least wonder about the fallout of opening the Logan act can of worms.
Ok...my Facebook account is going to have to be cancelled...not there often anymore ...alternatives would be nice
That’s nice Mark.
When do you plan to start your revolution to overthrow the government of the United States?
Maybe you could post it on Fakebook.