Browsing All posts tagged under »Online Media Censorship«

Democrats Pressure Google, Facebook To Change Ad Policy

November 9, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ The left has been pressuring Big Tech companies to change their ad policies in preparation for the 2020 election. The Wall Street Journal reports that Google is considering following the footsteps of Twitter when it comes to changing its political ad policies. The company has been “holding internal meetings about changing […]

Soros-Funded Group: Twitter Conservatives ‘Manufactured Outrage’ Against Ilhan Omar

November 8, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ A study funded by grants from liberal billionaire George Soros claimed that conservative news outlets and figures amplified xenophobic and hateful “attacks” against Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN). The authors of the Social Science Research Council study found that there was “a social media narrative of manufactured outrage that was disproportionately Islamophobic, […]

Twitter CEO Weighs Elizabeth Warren’s Argument For Climate Change Ads

November 7, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ Twitter banned all political ads on its platform, to the applause of the left. But now the left wants more. Democratic Party presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) tweeted that Twitter “need[ed] accountability” when it came to climate change ads. She echoed the complaints of tech blogger Will Oremus, who said […]

Left Fears Twitter’s Ad Ban Will Remove ‘Climate Change’ Ads

November 2, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ The left only wants free speech for their side, but no one else. In a piece published on Medium, former Slate technology writer Will Oremus warned that Twitter’s decision to ban ads will hurt liberal causes. He wrote, “banning political ads is not as straightforward, nor as obviously correct, as those […]

Why Are The Legacy Media Afraid Of Free Speech On Social Media?

October 28, 2019 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg came to Capitol Hill last week for a House Financial Services Committee hearing where the primary focus was supposed to be to examine Facebook’s proposed cryptocurrency, Libra. But the hearing quickly went far afield. Many of the representatives were eager to push the Facebook founder into […]

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Abandons Quest To Define ‘Harmful Speech’

October 18, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ Facebook and its developers have been in the race to define and correct what the platform calls “harmful speech.” But in a speech given to Georgetown University, CEO Mark Zuckerberg suggested a different direction for the company. In his speech, titled “Standing for Voice and Free Expression,” Zuckerberg said that he […]

Media Slam Zuckerberg For Meeting With Conservatives

October 16, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ The intolerant left has a long list of things they consider unforgivable sins. One of them includes simply talking and dining with those on the right. Politico published a story Oct. 14, which said that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg “has been hosting informal talks and small, off-the-record dinners with conservative journalists, […]