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Facebook Meddles in the 2018 Midterm Elections

Facebook Meddles in the 2018 Midterm Elections

  By Thomas L. Knapp On October 11, Facebook announced the removal of 559 pages and 251 accounts from its service, accusing the account holders of “spam and coordinated inauthentic behavior.” The purged users stand accused of posting “massive amounts of content … to drive traffic to their websites” with suspicious “timing ahead of US […]

TWITTER Reverses Ruling After Backlash, Concedes It’s Against the Rules to Wish Death Upon Dana Loesch’s Children

TWITTER Reverses Ruling After Backlash, Concedes It’s Against the Rules to Wish Death Upon Dana Loesch’s Children

Peter Hasson | Reporter Twitter reversed course Monday and suspended a Twitter account that said National Rifle Association (NRA) spokeswoman Dana Loesch “has to have her children murdered.” “The only way these people learn is if it affects them directly,” Twitter user Milan Legius wrote in a reply to Loesch on Sunday. “So if Dana […]

One Awesome Tweet Puts Recent College Football Scandals Into Perspective

One Awesome Tweet Puts Recent College Football Scandals Into Perspective

David Hookstead | Reporter Matt Fortuna from The Athletic posted an outstanding tweet Monday about how college football is all still just a game. The world of college football has been rocked in the past could weeks thanks to the Urban Meyer investigation at Ohio State, and reports of rampant abuse in the University of Maryland football program. It’s easy to […]

Twitter Plans ‘HATE SPEECH’ Crackdown after Backlash from Upset Employees

Twitter Plans ‘HATE SPEECH’ Crackdown after Backlash from Upset Employees

PETER HASSON, Contributor Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on Wednesday signaled a coming change to his company’s speech policies, following pressure from his own employees Some Twitter employees are unhappy that Twitter has yet to join Facebook, Spotify, Apple and YouTube in banning right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones Twitter is planning to accelerate a crackdown on […]

Twitter Suspends Candace Owens | Then Says It Was ‘An Error’ After Backlash

Twitter Suspends Candace Owens | Then Says It Was ‘An Error’ After Backlash

PETER HASSON, Contributor Twitter suspended conservative commentator Candace Owens on Sunday for imitating New York Times editorial board member Sarah Jeong’s anti-white tweets, but restored Owens’ account access following a backlash on social media. Owens, the communications director for conservative activist group Turning Points USA, on Saturday sent out a pair of tweets quoting Jeong’s anti-white […]

Trump Vows Government Shutdown to Force for Border Wall

Trump Vows Government Shutdown to Force for Border Wall

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent President Donald Trump threatened to shut down the government if lawmakers do not fully fund his proposed border wall and enact his immigration priorities. I would be willing to “shut down” government if the Democrats do not give us the votes for Border Security, which includes the Wall! Must […]

House Lawmakers to Question Facebook, Alphabet, Twitter Over Political Bias and Censorship

House Lawmakers to Question Facebook, Alphabet, Twitter Over Political Bias and Censorship

Eric Lieberman | Tech and Law Reporter The House Judiciary Committee is set to question the biggest social media companies Tuesday on their social media filtering practices, which will likely lead to accusations of political bias from Republican lawmakers Top executives for Google, Facebook, and YouTube will be present to testify. “The advent of social […]

All public forums should be open and uncensored

All public forums should be open and uncensored

  By Paul Driessen President Trump may not block even rude or obnoxious criticism from his Twitter account, because it is a public forum that is protected by the First Amendment, US District Court Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald has ruled. The President’s use of his Twitter account to comment on important policy, personnel and personal announcements […]

Free Speech Threatened by Media Outlets?

Free Speech Threatened by Media Outlets?

By Michael Miller For a little comic relief, I submit a link to the amazing cartoonist Ben Garrison:  https://grrrgraphics.com/free-speech-fountains/.  Be sure to scroll through his collection of work for some great laughs embedded in the exposure of some outlandish hypocrisy.   .  . The article about censorship of Conservative/ Libertarian views is disturbing.  Censorship is generally […]

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise | Youtube-E-Dobby-Do

    By L. Neil Smith  Any reasonable individual has to wonder whether Facebook dictator Mark Zuckerberg is honestly mistaken in his faulty economic analysis of that institution’s place in the market, or he thinks he’s being a particularly clever con-man. His assertion that Facebook users are the product he delivers to his real customers, […]

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