Almost 80% of all searches are done on the Google platform both for political, news, personal and product information – Safe to say, we’ve become not just reliant but addictive to these tech services. They’ve changed the way we do business, on both a professional and personal level – more than that they’ve changed the way we communicate and the way we find vital information that both run our lives and that go into important decisions we make.
A video recorded by Google shortly after the 2016 presidential election was sent to Breitbart News by an anonymous source. It was a video that Google never intended would see the light of day. Google co-founder Sergey Brin compares Trump supporters to fascists and says they are extremists who were motivated by “boredom,” and need a “better quality of governance and decision-making.” VP for Global Affairs Kent Walker argues that Google should fight to ensure the populist movement is merely a “hiccup” in a historical arc that “bends toward progress.” Walker also said supporters of populist causes like the Trump campaign are motivated by “fear, xenophobia, hatred, and a desire for answers that may or may not be there.”
Michael Johns is the National co-founder and leader of the Tea Party Movement. A former White House speechwriter and a Policy Analyst with The Heritage Foundation. Dennis Santiago is an American Strategist, Philosopher and Patriot focusing on strategic warfare, asymmetric warfare, arms control and global stability.