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Jim Jordan Demands Amazon Hand Over Documents Related To Censorship

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House Judiciary Committee ranking member Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) on Thursday formally demanded Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos provide all communication related to recent instances of alleged censorship of conservative viewpoints, according to a letter first obtained by Breitbart News.

The letter from Jordan and Rep. Ken Buck (R-CO), ranking member on the Judiciary Committee’s subcommittee on antitrust, commercial, and administrative law, cites several instances within the last year that exhibit “a pattern” by Amazon “of curtailing, censoring, and removing from its platforms content that espouses conservative viewpoints.”

“There are a number of examples of Amazon exerting editorial control over the content on its various platforms in a manner that is biased against conservatives and conservative viewpoints,” the letter states.

“These editorial decisions give the appearance of a coordinated effort to cancel conservative speech on Amazon’s platforms.”

The letter references one such instance from June 2020 in which author Abig… (Read more)

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