Trump's latest Twitter victim: Google and its left-wing algorithms

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They also revealed anew his deep-seated frustration he doesn't get the credit he believes he deserves. They provide an example of a source that "looks like a news source" but "in fact has articles to manipulate users in order to benefit a person, business, government or other organization politically, monetarily, or otherwise".

WND recently reported a 49-page memo spelled out a plan by George Soros-funded groups in January 2017 to collaborate with social-media platforms to remove Trump from office. "This is a very serious situation-will be addressed!" he continued.

'This is a very serious situation-will be addressed!'

Trump claimed that "we have literally thousands and thousands of complaints coming in".

"Google search results for "Trump News" shows only the viewing/reporting of Fake New Media", the president tweeted on Tuesday. "In other words, they have it RIGGED, for me & others, so that nearly all stories & news is BAD", he wrote. "Fake CNN is prominent", he wrote.

The president accused the site of "shutting out fair conservative media" in an effort to paint the GOP in a negative light.

Trump also stated that 96% of Google News results for "Trump" were from leftwing outlets, which he described as "very dangerous". (Note: Trump deleted the original tweets because on contained the phrase "Fake New" but reposted almost identical ones with the proper "Fake News" claim around 11 a.m. ET on Tuesday).

Google said its goal with search was to make sure users receive the most relevant answers.

"He doesn't like the coverage he sees, particularly in the Google search results", Roberts said.

Political leanings don't factor into Google's search algorithm.

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"However, it has a tendency to rank web pages higher that a lot of people link to". Facebook, Google and Twitter also plan to send top executives to Capitol Hill next week for hearings that could result in even further scrutiny of the way they handle political content on their platforms.

That's a smart move by people who clearly know exactly what they're talking about regarding search engine algorithms because they heard about it from an old guy on television.

"The temperature has risen on this", Doctor said.

Limbaugh said there isn't "this vibrant so-called lovely, wonderful smorgasbord of ideas where people get to exchange and debate and expand their minds".

But it doesn't work that way, he said.

Google's search algorithms will tailor their results to the content they think you want to see, for better or worse. Sinclair is a significant outlet for conservative views.

Like most of Trump's grievances, it's hard to know what vague action he is threatening, but the conservative anger against tech platforms is growing, even as those platforms proclaim to love free speech and try their best to appease the politicians in power.

The US cable channel CNN is often criticised by the president for what he perceives as its bias against him.

Jones is being sued for saying the 2012 shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School was staged.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg will testify before the Senate next week and are expected to be asked about President Donald Trump's claims their social media companies are biased against conservatives.

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