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The ‘Mary Poppins Disinformation’ Claims Board She Used To Head Could Have Prevented Mass Shootings

Biden’s ‘Mary Poppins Disinformation’ Claims Board He Used To Head Could Have Prevented Mass Shootings And ‘Role In Radicalizing People Towards Violence’

  • She reasoned that misinformation on the internet is what radicalizes people into violence, and rejected the idea that her job would have been to censor
  • “That’s the kind of thing we would be looking to address,” Jankowicz said.
  • ‘This was an internal working group that was meant to support and advise the operational components of DHS. We had no authority or operational capacity’
  • Jankowicz stated that his work would have been “a lot duller” than critics realized.

Nina Jankowicz claimed Thursday that the Board of Disinformation she will no longer head could have helped prevent mass shootings like those in Buffalo, New York, and Uvalde, Texas.

She reasoned that misinformation on the internet is often what radicalizes people into violence, and rejected the idea that her job would have been to censor.

“I think another example that’s important, that’s also within the Department’s portfolio, especially given the events of the last few weeks, is that disinformation plays a role in radicalizing people into violence,” Jankowicz said on NPR. . Fresh air Podcast Thursday. “You know, we’re seeing ongoing mass shootings here in the United States, and in a lot of those cases, violent extremism is spawned by things that people see on the Internet.”

“That’s the kind of thing we would be looking to address,” Jankowicz said.

On Tuesday, a gunman opened fire at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, killing 19 children and two teachers.

He tried to set the record straight about the now-defunct ‘Disinformation Governance Board’, which would have been under the control of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), amid the uproar that the board would function as a kind of ‘Ministry of Security’ dystopian. TRUE.’

Nina Jankowicz claimed Thursday that the Board of Disinformation she will no longer head could have helped prevent mass shootings like those in Buffalo, New York, and Uvalde, Texas.

Nina Jankowicz claimed Thursday that the Board of Disinformation she will no longer head could have helped prevent mass shootings like those in Buffalo, New York, and Uvalde, Texas.

‘Well, there were a lot of people, mostly on the conservative side of the spectrum, who said that the board was going to be a Ministry of Truth, in the style of George Orwell’s ‘1984’, that we were going to adjudicate what was true. and fake online and that I was a czar, a disinformation czar, a minister of truth,” Jankowicz explained.

‘Nothing could have been further from the truth,’ he stated, ‘Again, this was an internal task force that was meant to support and advise the operational components of DHS. We had no authority or operational capacity.

The Republican National Committee dubbed the committee the “Ministry of Truth” in a nod to George Orwell’s novel “1984,” raising fears the group would consider “any speech we don’t like” disinformation.

Jankowicz stated that his work would have been “a lot duller” than critics realized.

“We cannot simply check the facts to get out of the crisis of truth and trust that we are facing. And I would never have taken a job that was all of that. It was about something much more bland, much more boring,” the woman told NPR.

He added that the idea was not about “labeling or censoring individual facts,” but about helping DHS officials “publish good information” and make sure “Americans are equipped with information that keeps them safe and secure.”

Jankowicz reasoned that misinformation on the Internet is often what radicalizes people into violence, and he rejected the idea that his job would have been to censor.

Jankowicz reasoned that misinformation on the Internet is often what radicalizes people into violence, and he rejected the idea that his job would have been to censor.

On Tuesday, a gunman opened fire at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, killing 19 children and two teachers.

On Tuesday, a gunman opened fire at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, killing 19 children and two teachers.

The controversial head of the Department of Homeland Security’s disinformation governing board resigned earlier this month after weeks of attacks on her appointment. The panel itself was put on “pause” just three weeks after her installation.

Critics compared her to a ‘Mary Poppins of misinformation’ after she was widely mocked for a TikTok video of her discussing misinformation to the tune of ‘Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious’.

After Jankowicz was announced to head the board, critics questioned his expertise after it emerged that he had dismissed Hunter Biden’s 2020 laptop discovery as a “Trump campaign product.”

And in 2016 he spread claims about then-candidate Donald Trump’s ties to President Vladimir Putin of Russia, which have since been discredited.

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