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Twitter Suspends Benghazi Hero After He Excoriates Obama
ZeroHedge | Former US Army Ranger and CIA contractor Kris "Tanto" Paronto was suspended by Twitter over the weekend after several dust-ups with other users in the wake of former President Obama's speech last week in which he...
Alex Jones in DC to Face His Accusers at Social Media Censorship Hearings
NewsWars | Alex Jones is in Washington DC to face his accusers during hearings where Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg will be grilled on social media censorship of conservatives. Last month, Alex Jones and...
How Online Media Companies Are Suppressing Conservative Speech
Newsbusters | Like it or not, social media is the communication form of the future — not just in the U.S., but worldwide. Just Facebook and Twitter combined reach 1.8 billion people. More than two-thirds of all Americans (68 percent...
Twitter Purges Accounts Across the Platform – Again
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Breitbart | Social media platform Twitter has begun banning a large number of accounts from the website, specifically focusing on accounts that have previously been banned or have received suspensions. Yesterday a number of Twitter...
The Crackdown Continues: Twitter Suspends Libertarian Accounts, Including Ron Paul Institute Director
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ZeroHedge | One day after what appeared to be a coordinated attack by media giants Facebook, Apple, Spotify and Google on Alex Jones, whose various social media accounts were banned or suspended in a matter of hours, the crackdown...
Twitter permanently bans Alex Jones and Infowars accounts
CNBC | Twitter has permanently banned the accounts of right-wing conspiracy theorist and radio host Alex Jones and InfoWars for violating the company's abusive behavior policies, the company said Thursday. The ban appears to...
Twitter Blocks Some Conservatives Including VP Mike Pence from ‘Moments’ Feature
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Breitbart | Twitter has begun blocking certain conservative accounts from being featured in the platform’s “Twitter Moments” section. Accounts affected include Candace Owens, Parkland survivor Kyle Kashuv, and the official account...
ACLU: Alex Jones ban could set dangerous social media precedent
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TheHill | Ben Wizner, the director of the American Civil Liberties Union’s (ACLU) speech, privacy and technology project, warned Monday that bans against Alex Jones and Infowars could set a dangerous precedent. Wizner told...
Twitter suspends Alex Jones
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CNBC | Twitter has restricted the account of right-wing media personality Alex Jones for violating its policies, the company told CNBC. Jones will be blocked from posting on Twitter for seven days because of a post that linked...
Twitter Suspends Black Conservative For Changing NYT Bigot's Tweets From "White" To "Jewish" And "Black"
ZeroHedge | In response to the New York Times' decision to stand by their most recent hire - open bigot Sarah Jeong, who really hates white people, men (especially white men), and cops - black conservative Candace Owens carried out...
DoD Blatantly Admits On Twitter It Works With Hollywood To Sell You War Propaganda
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FreeThoughtProject | This week, the Department of Defense sent out an interesting tweet where they openly admitted that they control how the US government is portrayed in Hollywood films. While this is a fact that has been documented for...
Twitter Employees Paid to View “Everything You Post Online” Including Private “Sex Messages”
ProjectVeritas | San Francisco) Project Veritas has released undercover footage of Twitter Engineers and employees admitting that Twitter employees view all of your private messages on their servers and analyze it to create a “virtual...
MAX HASTINGS: Social media giants are wild beasts devouring freedom and democracy.
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DailyMail.co.uk | Almost 70 years ago, George Orwell wrote a nightmare into our language when, in his novel Nineteen Eighty-Four, he imagined a future in which ‘Big Brother’ scrutinises an enslaved society with an all-seeing eye. More...
The real censorship of the internet is already being carried out by Google, Facebook and Twitter
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NaturalNews | Many people are getting all bent out of shape over a newly proposed reversal of so-called “net neutrality” laws that were put into place during the Obama administration to “keep the internet open and free.” But Federal...
Fake, misleading social media posts exploding globally
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McClatchy | WASHINGTON Russia’s social media blitz to influence the 2016 U.S. election was part of a global “phenomenon” in which a broad spectrum of governments and political parties used Internet platforms to spread junk news and...
Twitter Deploys Draconian Shadowban Filter
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ZeroHedge | Conservative Twitter users are in an uproar over draconian new "behavioral filters" which will start hiding tweets that "detract from the conversation," and which CEO Jack Dorsey says are designed to "significantly...
Conservatives Furious After Twitter Purges Thousands Of Accounts
ZeroHedge | One month after Project Veritas revealed that Twitter was indeed "shadow banning" and blocking views critical of Hillary Clinton, the social network appears to have done it again, and overnight Twitter appears to have...
Twitter Engineers To “Ban a Way of Talking” Through “Shadow Banning,” Algorithms to Censor Opposing Political Opinions
ProjectVeritas | (San Francisco) In the latest undercover Project Veritas video investigation, current and former Twitter employees are on camera explaining steps the social media giant is taking to censor political content that they...