Trump wanted extremists removed from the Internet, just not his extremists.
“We have to see Bill Gates and a lot of different people that really understand what’s happening. We have to talk to them about, maybe in certain areas, closing that Internet up in some way.”
“Somebody will say, ‘Oh freedom of speech, freedom of speech,’” he added, dismissing the objection with an arm wave. “These are foolish people.”
“We’ve got to maybe do something with the Internet because they are recruiting by the thousands.”