Browsing All posts tagged under »Social Media Censorship«

Volunteer Snitches? Twitter Launches Birdwatch To Fact-Check Tweets

June 4, 2021 by

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By Alexander Hall ~ A crowdsourced army of censorship nags will now be able to mark up tweets with rateable fact-checks. Censorship? Too severe. Twitter calls it “adding helpful context” now. As if Twitter weren’t annoying enough, the platform has rolled out a new feature to give select users the power to fact-check other people’s […]

Pentagon To Spy On Military For ‘Concerning Behaviors’ Online: Report

May 19, 2021 by

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By Alexander Hall ~ Apparently, America’s real war is within, according to Defense Department official and race hustler Bishop Garrison. He was tagged to lead a new program to spy on soldiers for “concerning behaviors” online. “The [m]ilitary plans to surveil troops’ personal social media accounts for extremist keywords, per internal briefing I obtained,” The […]

‘Orwell’s 1984’! Facebook Removes Trump’s Interview, Silences Political Dissent

April 1, 2021 by

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By Alexander Hall ~ Facebook obliterated an interview between Lara Trump and her father-in-law former President Donald Trump in a devastating example of Big Tech censorship. Long after the end of his presidency, Donald Trump is still being censored by Big Tech platforms. “Lara Trump reports that Facebook is banning her from posting video of […]

Censorship Confirmed? Facebook Whistleblower Condemns Company Scandals

March 30, 2021 by

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By Alexander Hall ~ Facebook whistleblower Cassandra Spencer wrote an exposé about the platform with damning claims of anti-conservative meddling. The whistleblower who had contracted at Facebook had her life turned upside down after exposing Big Tech bias against conservatives at Facebook. Her tell-all book, “Impact: How I Went behind Enemy Lines in Our Struggle […]

Twitter Prepares ‘Safety Mode’ To Mute ‘Hateful’ Remarks, Censor Free Speech On Its Platform

February 27, 2021 by

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By Alexander Hall ~ Twitter revealed that it is preparing a new “Safety mode” to protect users from unwanted or offensive commentary, whatever that means. Twitter gave the internet a hilarious but also grim glimpse into the platform’s future by revealing its upcoming “Safety mode.” The new function was previewed at the 2021 Analyst Day […]

Twitter PURGE: Platform Censors The Gateway Pundit, Pamela Geller And Wayne Allyn Root

February 10, 2021 by

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By Alexander Hall ~ Twitter obliterated an anti-establishment journalism outlet @Gatewaypundit and conservative movement leaders in a shocking escalation of censorship. The Gateway Pundit verified Twitter account was suspended indefinitely following a post that went viral. Twitter had taken similar action against other high profile conservative icons ranging from conservative activist Pamela Geller to Conservative […]

Texas Follows Florida, Preps Own Bill Against Big Tech Censorship

February 9, 2021 by

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By Alexander Hall ~ Conservative leaders from Texas and Florida are taking unprecedented action to punish Big Tech for censoring conservatives. “We are working with Sen. Hughes on legislation to prevent social media providers like Facebook & Twitter from cancelling conservative speech,” Texas Governor Greg Abbot announced Feb. 7 via Twitter. His post linked to […]

Dem, Republican Join Forces To UNLEASH ‘Break Up Big Tech Act’

December 11, 2020 by

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By Alexander Hall ~ The “Break Up Big Tech Act,” if enacted, would remove key protections from companies who engage in biased censorship. Conservatives and liberals actually uniting to do something good seems like a Christmas miracle. “Today, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) and Rep. Paul Gosar (AZ-04) introduced the Break Up Big Tech Act of […]

Twitter Censors Trump And Campaign 436 Times, Biden Still At 0

December 8, 2020 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ Twitter’s war with President Donald Trump and the Trump campaign has claimed at least 100 more casualties in the form of labeled tweets. Since Monday, Nov. 30, Twitter has slapped 111 labels on Trump’s tweets and the tweets from his official campaign count, Team Trump. Many of these tweets included videos […]

Twitter To Warn Users When They ‘Like’ Controversial Tweets

November 25, 2020 by

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By Alexander Hall ~ Don’t touch that like button! Twitter has unveiled a new policy to display warnings when users like a labelled tweet. Twitter has outlined a wide range of updates to undermine conservative opposition amid the recent 2020 presidential election. “Giving context on why a labeled Tweet is misleading under our election, COVID-19, […]

Facebook Censors Former Senator Jim DeMint For Post About Censorship

November 21, 2020 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ Facebook does not want users to even discuss censorship on its platform. Former Republican South Carolina Senator and Chairman of Conservative Partnership Institute Jim DeMint found out about the problem the hard way. He was fact-checked by Facebook fact-checker HealthFeedback.org. In the original post, DeMint discussed Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton’s […]

Tucker Carlson Scorches Big Tech As ‘Censorship Cartel’

November 19, 2020 by

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By Alexander Hall ~ Fox News host Tucker Carlson has grown tired of hearings that appear to have no effect on censorship, but hammered one critical moment that could change it all. Carlson had a fiery broadcast where he laid waste to Big Tech and its enablers in politics on Nov. 17. While Carlson acknowledged […]

SHOCKED USA Today Warns: Conservatives Shift To Alternate Social Media!

November 14, 2020 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ How dare anybody deciding to break out of the liberal social media Borg! That seems to be the attitude of Nathan Bomey in Wednesday’s USA Today. He seems to think that there is something weird about conservatives seeking to flee liberal social media for sites that offer more freedom of expression. His attitude of […]

4 Big Takeaways From Senate Hearing On Tech Bias

October 29, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ The CEOs of Twitter, Facebook, and Google defended themselves Wednesday on Capitol Hill from charges of political bias in how they share news and other information. They testified before a Senate committee roughly a week after Twitter and Facebook suppressed a New York Post expose on the lucrative foreign business dealings […]

Google And YouTube Censored Ad Promoting Christianity In America

August 29, 2020 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ It seems ads promoting religion in America are just too “sensitive” for Google and YouTube to handle. A trailer for the upcoming documentary “America! America! God Shed His Grace on Thee!” was removed several times from Google and YouTube advertising. Centennial Institute, a part of Colorado Christian University (CCU), had bought […]

YouTube, Facebook, Twitter Censor Controversial Documentary

May 9, 2020 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ The first half of the conspiracy documentary, Plandemic, was removed several times from YouTube, according to The Washington Post. Twitter and Facebook also made statements to other media outlets confirming that both platforms were suppressing hashtags and content related to the documentary. A YouTube spokesperson told The Post that the company […]

Report Alleges 154 Universities Use Secret Facebook ‘Blacklist’ To Censor

April 23, 2020 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ Censorship on college campuses can be problematic, especially if those campuses are public institutions. “Restrictions on speech by public colleges and universities amount to government censorship, in violation of the Constitution,” wrote the American Civil Liberties Union. However, state universities and colleges, according to a report from the Foundation for Individual […]

Journalism Study Claims Search Engines And Social Media ‘Not Neutral’

October 8, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ The liberal media are ready to redefine social media platforms as something only they can use freely. Harvard Kennedy School’s Joan Donovan and Data and Society head Danah Boyd wrote in a white paper that tech companies were responsible for a “new wave of hate groups.” The authors stated that platforms […]

Poll: 60 Percent Of Republicans Support Breaking Up Big Tech

September 24, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ The general consensus among Americans is that Big Tech companies should be broken up for violating antitrust behavior. In a poll from YouGov and the thinktank Data for Progress, 60 percent of Republicans agreed that tech companies should be broken up and regulated. The poll, which was first reported by Vox, […]

Time to Break Up Facebook? Cofounder Says Yes

May 11, 2019 by

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Hughes sees a monopoly in social media, but he calls for more government control over speech. ~ Thomas Gallatin  ~    In an op-ed published in The New York Times on Thursday, Facebook cofounder Mark Hughes states unequivocally, “It is time to break up Facebook.” Hughes argues that Facebook has become too powerful and that […]

Twitter Prepares For 2020: Bans ‘Misleading Information’

April 25, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ After a meeting with President Trump on April 23, Twitter rolled out some stronger policy changes. Twitter is ready to prevent misinformation on its platform, says Twitter Safety’s new blog post. The article stated that “Any attempts to undermine the process of registering to vote or engaging in the electoral process […]

Google Employees Wanted To ‘Suppress’ Conservative News

December 1, 2018 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ Research has shown that Google has a habit of downranking conservative news in the search rankings. Now The Daily Caller has proof of employees wanting to do so. The Daily Caller published leaked emails from Google on November 30, which singled out the Caller and Breitbart as “opinion blogs” that should […]

Banned! Twitter Bows To The Left, Silences Conservative Voices

November 27, 2018 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ Twitter’s war on conservative thought claimed new victims over the holiday weekend. The PC ban hammer struck down two popular accounts. Jesse Kelly, a Marine, former congressional candidate, and radio host, was banned on November 25 from Twitter for “multiple violations of Twitter rules.” Far-right journalist Laura Loomer was erased from […]

Silicon Valley And Free Speech

November 23, 2018 by

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By Larry Bell ~ Social media tech behemoths have amassed astonishing economic lobbying swag and far-left-leaning ideological sway with rapidly expanding influences. According to PricewaterhouseCoopers, four of the world’s ten largest market cap corporations are Silicon Valley companies: Amazon ($860 billion), Microsoft ($833 billion), Alphabet-Google ($765 billion), and Facebook ($445 billion). Two of the remaining […]