Trump Wants to Shut Down the Internet. He Can’t.

Trump Wants to Shut Down the Internet. He Can't.

“We cannot allow the internet to be used as a recruiting tool, and for other purposes, by our enemy. We must shut down their access to this form of communication, and we must do so immediately.”

Donald J. Trump, August 15, 2016

Mr. Trump seems to think the government somehow controls the Internet. It doesn’t. No one does. for someone who doesn’t believe in science, the GOP candidate has an odd faith in the brilliant minds of U.S. technology.

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“Why Trump can’t shut down the internet,” Bree Fowler, Associated Press

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