Try the ‘The Creepy Line’ experiment yourself

GOOGLE, FACEBOOK BIAS TOPIC OF NEW DOCUMENTARY

Try the ‘The Creepy Line’ experiment yourself

If you don’t try this yourself, you’re not likely to believe it:

Into the Google search box, type the words “top races Republican,” and Google will helpfully suggest you are looking for the word “racist,” not races.

Then, type in “top races Democrat” and Google will suggest the best places to donate to Democrats.

The bias of Google and Facebook are much discussed in conservative circles, but it’s anecdotal. Conservatives already self-edit for social media platforms to avoid having their accounts suspended or banned. Conservatives talk about how their accounts were suspended by Facebook or about conservatives who are banned by Twitter.

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