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Social Media Censorship Is Scary

Christina Herrin, One of the many great things about being an American is that we have the right to freedom of speech. I may not agree with what my neighbor… read more Social Media Censorship Is Scary

Trump Is on the Ballot — Not His Twitter Feed

Josh Hammer, This past week, years-long tensions over the rather peculiar Twitter feed of the president of the United States reached a boiling point. President Donald Trump, of late, has been… read more Trump Is on the Ballot — Not His Twitter Feed

Trump’s executive order targets political bias at Twitter and Facebook

U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to order a review of a law that has long protected Twitter, Facebook and Alphabet’s Google from being responsible for the material posted by… read more Trump’s executive order targets political bias at Twitter and Facebook

Facebook is Spending Millions to Plant Radical Activists in Local Newspapers

Daniel Greenfield, Renting out newsrooms to a left-wing agenda. When the Alliance Defending Freedom helped a local church sue Chattanooga for banning its drive-in prayer service, the article in the Chattanooga… read more Facebook is Spending Millions to Plant Radical Activists in Local Newspapers

An Admirable Tweet From President Trump

Emmett Tyrrell, Washington — Conservatives and libertarians around the country are becoming increasingly uneasy about what Washington is doing to our economy. Before the coronavirus struck, many were anxious about… read more An Admirable Tweet From President Trump

Facebook takes down Trump 2020 campaign’s ‘Census’ ads

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it was removing ads from President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign that asked users to fill out an “Official 2020 Congressional District Census” because they violated… read more Facebook takes down Trump 2020 campaign’s ‘Census’ ads

Facebook says it dismantles Russian intelligence operation targeting Ukraine

Facebook on Wednesday said it had suspended a network of accounts used by Russian military intelligence to seed false narratives online targeting Ukraine and other countries in Eastern Europe. “Although… read more Facebook says it dismantles Russian intelligence operation targeting Ukraine

Twitter to label deepfakes and other deceptive media

Twitter said on Tuesday it would start applying a label to tweets containing synthetic or deceptively edited forms of media, as social media platforms brace for a potential onslaught of… read more Twitter to label deepfakes and other deceptive media

Twitter system ‘outage’ briefly blocked Trump whistleblower tweet

A tweet from U.S. President Donald Trump that identified an intelligence analyst as the alleged whistleblower who helped spark his impeachment was temporarily blocked at the weekend, with Twitter blaming… read more Twitter system ‘outage’ briefly blocked Trump whistleblower tweet

Social Media and Social Control: How Silicon Valley Serves the US State Department

Morgan Artyukhina MintPress News Facebook isn’t the only Silicon Valley firm with partisan oversight of what we see: the bipartisan billionaire class and their security state have partnered with tech… read more Social Media and Social Control: How Silicon Valley Serves the US State Department

The Social-Media Decade

Christine Rosen, In the years when social media was still bright, shiny, and relatively new—which is to say, a decade or so ago—Facebook and its ilk were the subjects of… read more The Social-Media Decade

Unlikely the Cadets Were Flashing a White Power Hand Symbol at the Army-Navy Game

Robby Soave , This latest social media freakout has prompted a formal military investigation. U.S. Military Academy officials are investigating several cadets who were caught on camera flashing hand signs… read more Unlikely the Cadets Were Flashing a White Power Hand Symbol at the Army-Navy Game