Donald Trump, Former USA President, has announced the formation of a new media company with its own social media platform, TRUTH Social. Nine months after social platforms banished him from using social media for his role in inciting the Capitol insurgency on January 6.
The former US President said that the new system would make a stand against the tyranny of big tech. Twitter and Facebook, for example, that have banned him from their platforms, accusing them of silencing opposing voices in the United States.
He has announced plans to launch TRUTH Social, a new social media network he has invented.
Above all, Trump claims that his goal in introducing the Trump Media & Technology Group and its “Truth Social” platform; is to create a competitor to the Big Technology companies. That have shut him out and ignored him the megaphone that has been critical to his national upsurge.
Meanwhile, Mr. Trump liked social media as a preferred mode of communication as president. It played a critical role in his presidential campaign. However, after his partisans stormed the US Capitol. Twitter banned Mr. Trump and Facebook suspended him as well. Throughout Mr. Trump’s presidency, social media companies were under pressure to ban him. His posts criticized as insulting, inflammatory, or spreading outright lies.
In addition, Mr Trump look forward to sending out his first TRUTH on TRUTH Social very soon. TMTG was established to give everyone a voice. He is starting to share his opinions on TRUTH Social and to make a stand against Big Tech”
To sum up, according to the news release, the social network is the first of three phases in the company’s plans.
With a beta launch next month and a fully successful launch in the first quarter of 2022. After that a subscription video-on-demand service called TMTG+, which will showcase entertainment, news, and podcasts is followed.