Recently a petition for suspension of Mocha Uson Blog went viral on social media. The petition created in the website change.org saying that:
Mocha Uson a Filipino entertainer turned Duterte die hard supporter use her Facebook page to scatter unsupported/ficitious claims, false information, and fake news about pressing issues in the Philippines, from the USAID plays in the country news concerning the goverment officials and other personalities, eliciting a unwarrented hate from the public. The Facebook page widens the rift between who support the current administration and thos critical of it.
However, many netizens including professor and journalist, are appalled by the petition as it violates Uson’s freedom of speech. A counter petition then was creater for Mocha Uson.
Another article made rounds online calling out the ELITISTS to be the ones behind this petition for the Mocha Uson Blog suspension. The unidentified writer with a pen name Maria Makiling wrote a post entitle Who Is Afraid To Mocha Uson, pointing out that these is oligarchs are afraid of her boldness as she shows every Duterte supporter.