Obama said "social media censors 'don't go far enough'" and "six days later, Homeland Security rolls out the 'Ministry of Truth,'" she tweeted Sunday.
The former presidential candidate slammed the creation of a new bureau to monitor online disinformation.
The president's recently created bureau has been compared to a department from George Orwell's dystopian classic "1984."
"George Orwell must have had a crystal ball," Midler said.
The UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Bahrain are demanding the news network be shuttered.
Bryan Fogel's new film, "Icarus," premieres on Netflix on August 4.
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The show might as well be titled "2017."
The 'Nineteen Eighty-Four' author quit his role as a producer for the BBC in 1943—now he's back.