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Judge DISMISSES Class Action Suit Brought By Twitter Employees From Pro-Censorship Regime

January 18, 2023 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ A federal court judge ruled on Friday that five former Twitter employees from the old censorship-obsessed regime must pursue their claims against the company in arbitration. The layoffs, which heavily impacted the platform’s content moderation team, were part of Musk’s changes to save the company money while turning the platform into […]

Rep. Comer: FBI Had Its Own ‘Ministry Of Propaganda

December 19, 2022 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ Rep. James Comer (R-KY) noted Friday on Fox News that the FBI had a task force of 80 agents to moderate social media. Journalist Matt Taibbi reported on Friday that the FBI exchanged more than 150 emails with former Twitter Head of Trust and Safety Yoel Roth between January 2020 and […]

Latest Twitter Files Dump Reveals ‘Safety’ Exec. Purposely Orchestrated Trump Ban

December 11, 2022 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ Twitter employees manufactured justifications to nix former President Donald Trump from the platform in the wake of the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol Riot, as they sought a harsher policy that would apply only to the former leader. That’s according to author Michael Shellenberger, who shared the latest batch of Twitter files […]

Arizona GOP Seeks Investigation Of Katie Hobbs For Pushing For Twitter Censorship

December 9, 2022 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Two days after the Arizona Republican Party requested an investigation, the state’s GOP attorney general isn’t saying whether his office will look into specific actions of Gov.-elect Katie Hobbs, a Democrat. Hobbs, Arizona’s outgoing secretary of state, flagged certain tweets last year in her official capacity that Twitter then removed. Her […]

The Media Versus Free Speech On Twitter

December 2, 2022 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Anyone who thinks the First Amendment is best represented by the “news” media is not paying attention to the way they wage war on freedom of speech for the conservative “rabble” on social media platforms. Imagine if the media had attacked new media owners Jeff Bezos or David Zaslav with the […]

GOOD RIDDANCE: CNBC Says Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal Out After Musk Takes Charge

October 28, 2022 by

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By Joseph Vazquez ~ Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal is reportedly out as head of the platform as the world’s richest man completed his $44 billion acquisition after a tumultuous negotiations process. CNBC reported that Agrawal and Twitter Chief Finance Officer Ned Segal “left the company’s San Francisco headquarters” after Musk took charge as the new […]

Politico Worries That Elon Musk Will Force Twitter To Drop Censorship

October 9, 2022 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ Nowadays when you hear that a reporter covers “misinformation and content moderation” you know they support censorship, although they absolutely hate that ugly but accurate description. And among the reporters with such a job description is Rebecca Kern of Politico. The title of Kern’s Wednesday article is also a reflection of […]

Twitter Is Refusing Musk’s Renewed Offer: Report

October 8, 2022 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ Twitter has reportedly declined Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s renewed offer to purchase the platform for $44 billion in an effort to keep the trial going. ABC News reported Thursday that the Tesla CEO’s attorneys claim that the company “will not take yes for an answer.” “Twitter will not take yes for […]

ENTER SCOTUS: High Court Agrees To Hear Case Threatening Big Tech’s Section 230 Protections

October 4, 2022 by

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By Joseph Vazquez ~ The leftist Big Tech overlords may finally face a day of reckoning as the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear a challenge to the Section 230 law that governs how tech platforms moderate free speech. SCOTUSblog tweeted Oct. 3 that SCOTUS granted a writ of certiorari to Gonzalez v. Google, “involving […]

Fifth Circuit Upholds Texas ‘Free Speech’ Law

September 20, 2022 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit upheld Texas’s “free speech” law on Friday, which would prevent social media companies from censoring certain viewpoints online. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said that the ruling was a major win. “I just secured a MASSIVE VICTORY for the Constitution & Free […]

Twitter Shareholders Approve Musk Deal Amid Privacy Scandal

September 15, 2022 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ Despite contentious legal battles, Twitter’s shareholders approved Elon Musk’s deal to purchase the platform for $44 billion. The Verge reported Tuesday that the company confirmed it has enough votes to approve the purchase. Musk, however, shows no signs of backing down amid a protracted legal battle with Twitter. NewsBusters reported in […]

‘Prebunk/Debunk’? Biden Official Complains Big Tech Doesn’t Censor Enough

September 6, 2022 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Director (CISA) Jen Easterly is reportedly upset that “Big Tech” social media platforms don’t censor enough. Her alleged comments were discovered in the discovery phase of a lawsuit that seems to grow more contentious by the day. Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt, Louisiana Attorney General Jeff […]

Microsoft Goes Full Big Brother With Minecraft Bans

August 5, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ Careful what you say online: Microsoft is listening in. The tech giant recently implemented some changes to its massively popular game Minecraft. The game currently holds the record for being the bestselling video game of all time, and hundreds of thousands of players are playing at any given moment. In June, […]

To These Twitter Know-Nothings, Anne Frank Had White Privilege

July 14, 2022 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ The most famous victim of the Holocaust was guilty of white privilege. That assertion was an actual topic of discussion by left-wing activists on social media. “Anne Frank trended on Twitter on Sunday as users on the social media platform debated whether the Holocaust victim was a beneficiary of ‘white privilege,’ […]

Musk Tells Twitter He Needs More Raw Data: Report

June 29, 2022 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ Tesla CEO Elon Musk reportedly told Twitter he needs more raw data from Twitter to determine the number of bot accounts on the platform. Insider reported that attorneys for Musk sent a letter to Twitter and said the data it recently provided to Musk was “insufficient” and that he could not […]

CREEPY: Google Engineer Says AI Has Come To Life

June 14, 2022 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ A Google engineer claimed an artificial intelligence bot that belonged to the company came to life. Google engineer Blake Lemoine told the Washington Post that the tech giant’s artificial intelligent bot, LaMDA, became a sentient being. In a Medium blog post Lemoine said The Post wrote “a good article” but that […]

Are You A Bot?

June 8, 2022 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Is Twitter just a Bag of Bots?! If YOU are a “Bot” please let me know! Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

Meta: World Economic Forum Will Have ‘Leadership’ Role In Metaverse

June 1, 2022 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ A Meta spokesperson said the World Economic Forum will have a “leadership” role in the Metaverse. Reclaim The Net reported that the World Economic Forum (WEF) will be a big part of the metaverse’s commitment to “inclusion and equity.” WEF’s mission is to engage “the foremost political, business, cultural and other […]

Big Tech Faces Dilemma If Roe Is Overturned

May 10, 2022 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ Big Tech companies have a challenge looming when it comes to states that restrict abortion. Protocol reporter Ben Brody wrote on May 3 that Big Tech companies like Apple, Amazon, Google, Meta, and Twitter struggled to balance compliance with state laws and private user data. “These issues would likely give anyone thinking […]

Musk Panic At NY Times: Twitter Free Speech Equals ‘Bullying…Misinformation’

April 30, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ As if the New York Times news pages weren’t crazed enough about Elon Musk,Times opinionizers really kicked up the dramatics over the billionaire entrepreneur acquiring Twitter, led by editorial board member Greg Bensinger’s aggrieved take in Tuesday’s edition, “Twitter Under Elon Musk Will Be a Scary Place.” Bensinger, whose livelihood depends on tolerance […]

Washington Post Warns Elon Musk Tweets Can ‘Unleash Mobs’ Online – ‘Including Racist Ones’

April 28, 2022 by

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By Tim Graham ~ One of the ways the liberal media will throw mud at new Twitter owner Elon Musk is to accuse him of endangering people with his free speech. Beware the right-wing mobs! Early on Wednesday, The Washington Post dropped this attack: Elon Musk boosts criticism of Twitter executives, prompting online attacks The […]

Jack Dorsey: Elon Musk Is ‘Singular Solution’ To Twitter’s Woes

April 27, 2022 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ Former Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey was optimistic about Elon Musk’s $44 billion purchase of the platform. NewsBusters reported that after several days of back and forth negotiations, Twitter and Musk finally reached a deal. A statement from Twitter’s Independent Board Chair Bret Taylor announced the decision: “The Twitter Board has reached […]

Elon Buys Twitter

April 27, 2022 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Elon Musk Buys Twitter! Is the Cancel Culture Now Doomed? Your Thoughts? Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

Twitter To Remove Ads That Contain ‘Misinformation’ About Climate Change

April 24, 2022 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ Twitter announced on Earth Day that decided to remove any ads on the platform that contain so-called “misinformation” about climate change. The Washington Post reported that the platform said the removed ads “contradict the scientific consensus on climate change.” “We recognize that misleading information about climate change can undermine efforts to […]