We are headed even faster towards Chinese-level censorship if they start spying on text messages. That then could descend to listening in to your phone calls, having neighbors turn you in for things they hear you speak, and more. Call the White House at 202-456-1111 in opposition to spying on text messages.
"A recent report revealed the Biden administration has plans to work with tech companies and SMS carriers to monitor and combat misinformation, which was immediately met with skepticism and criticism by Republican lawmakers
On Monday, Politico reported plans from the Biden administration to battle misinformation in regards to the COVID-19 vaccine.
"The White House has decided to hit back harder on misinformation and scare tactics after Republican lawmakers and conservative activists pledged to fight the administration’s stated plans to go ‘door-to-door’ to increase vaccination rates," Politico wrote. "The pushback will include directly calling out social media platforms and conservative news shows that promote such tactics."
The article continues how pro-Biden groups and the Democratic National Committee will work with SMS carriers to "dispel misinformation" in peoples' private text messages.
"Biden allied groups, including the Democratic National Committee, are also planning to engage fact-checkers more aggressively and work with SMS carriers to dispel misinformation about vaccines that is sent over social media and text messages," Politico reports."