Censorship


Twitter censors Trump at the behest of The New York Times

Twitter has once again taken down a tweet by President Donald Trump, but this time it was at the request of The New York Times, who reported the post for copyright violation.

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Facebook removes 'violent' groups amid boycott from corporate interests—Antifa groups remain

Facebook has banned of hundreds of accounts across its platform including accounts of groups considered violent; however, domestic terrorist Antifa accounts remain.

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Parler gains 500,000 new accounts after Twitter bans conservative voices

Half a million people have jumped to the alternative social media platform Parler after Twitter suspended two conservative accounts on Tuesday.

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Parents of toddlers featured in popular Trump meme plan to sue its creator, Carpe Donktum

The parents of two toddlers featured in a widely popular meme in support of President Trump plan to sue the meme-maker, Carpe Donktum, after the meme was censored by both Facebook and Twitter.

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Now Twitter is censoring an event that promotes open dialogue between the left and right

Milwaukee-based organizers Mythinformed are the latest victims of Big Tech censorship, as promotional tweets for an upcoming conference have been censored by Twitter.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

BREAKING: Twitter censors President Trump for issuing warning to the mob outside White House

Washington is under threat of occupation by protestors turned occupiers. Yet, when Trump tweeted out that this kind of thing will not stand, Twitter censored him.

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BREAKING: Gavin McInnes banned from YouTube

McInnes also told TPM that he believes Big Tech and the deep state were holding the left and the right to two different standards.

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Twitter nukes satirical Trump video about CNN

Twitter disabled a satirical video posted by President Donald Trump that depicted mock news footage that made fun of CNN's coverage on the issue of race.

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John Cleese calls BBC's decision 'stupid,' after removal of Fawlty Towers episode

John Cleese has criticized the BBC over the decision to remove an episode of Fawlty Towers, a sitcom from the 1970's that Cleese created and starred in.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick

Netflix censors shows over blackface episodes

Netflix has taken it upon themselves to remove an episode of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia over scenes featuring blackface.

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NB machine shop ordered to take down advertisement—accused of misogynistic imagery

A billboard sign was taken down from Highway 15 between Moncton and Shediac after a number of complaints that the image of a mid-riff bearing woman was misogynistic.

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Twitter disables Trump campaign tribute to George Floyd

Twitter has decided to disable a tribute video to George Floyd made by President Trump's campaign team after an alleged copyright complaint.

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Snapchat censors Trump's content and removes it from 'Discover' section

On Wednesday, social media giant Snapchat announced that it will no longer feature content from President Trump in its Discover section.

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Facebook staff stages walkout to protest Zuckerberg

Facebook's HR department told managers not to punish the employees who choose to take the time off, or to file it as one of their paid days off either.

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Here's what will be in Trump's social media executive order today

The draft order accuses big tech of "invoking inconsistent, irrational, and groundless justifications to censor or otherwise punish Americans' speech here at home."

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