If you look at the social media accounts of George Takei and other far left celebrities from Hollywood, you’ll see they often push out news stories from liberal media outlets. It turns out this sometimes happens not just because they agree with the stories but because they’re being paid to promote them.
The Guardian reports:
George Takei saga sheds light on the murky world of pay-to-promote news
News that several online media companies including Mic, Slate and Refinery29 have severed commercial ties with Star Trek actor George Takei following allegations of sexual assault has shone a light on the little-understood practice of online news sites paying celebrities to post links to their content.
Millennial-focused website Mic reported that it and five other media sites had […]
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