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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Forget The 1st Amendment? Facebook Oversight Board Embraces International Rules

May 23, 2020 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ Facebook’s new Oversight Board promises to be committed to freedom of expression. But that principle might better reflect an international standard, rather than a First Amendment-based American one. In an op-ed published by JustSecurity.org, law professor Sejal Parmar wrote that “Facebook’s creation of the board suggests a clear and conscious turn […]

Libertarian Banned For Life on Twitter For Debate

August 15, 2018 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~  In its overzealous policing of thought, Twitter has now picked a side on war and peace, apparently. On August 13’s episode of Tucker Carlson Tonight, Peter Van Buren, a former State Department employee, told Carlson that he was “banned for life” on Twitter, for inciting violence. In a Twitter debate with journalists, Van […]

NYT Twitter Hypocrisy: Alex Jones ‘Dehumanizing,’ But Sarah Jeong’s Racism Is Fine?

August 13, 2018 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The New York Times announced August 1 the hiring of Sarah Jeong (pictured) to write about technology as a member of the paper’s editorial board. Hours later came revelations from Jeong’s obsessively anti-white and anti-police ravings on Twitter, and a subsequent defense of Jeong’s hiring from the paper. The paper’s hypocrisy […]