A Washington Monthly report found that since 2018, Facebook and Google alone have contributed at least $700 million to “journalism,” meaning Mark Zuckerberg and Sundar Pichai are steering the news to say what they want it to say – or not say. Even by the year 2018, Facebook and Google “were already among the largest funders of journalism in the world,” having contributed not only $700 million but also “other ‘undisclosed’ funds and in-kind contributions” to various donors, the identifies of many of which remain unknown. https://newstarget.com/2020-10-27-facebook-google-spent-700-million-buy-off-the-press.html