On Censorship, Right & Left

Credit to Author: Scott Cooney| Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 23:10:41 +0000

This week, Instagram closed down the account of Robert Kennedy, Jr., a lifelong environmental advocate and Democrat. Kennedy is President of the Waterkeeper Alliance, and a former senior attorney for the NRDC. His Instagram account had almost a million followers. This move by one of the big tech giants (Facebook owns Instagram) comes on the […]

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Timothy Graham: Social media giants have finally confronted Trump’s lies, but why wait until there was a riot at the Capitol?

Credit to Author: Hardip Johal| Date: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 02:00:51 +0000

Opinion: Given the lack of regulation and responsibility shown by platforms over the past few years, it’s fair to say the writing was on the wall.

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Yes, We Elected A Conspiracy Theorist President — And Now We’re Facing The Consequences

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 15:29:19 +0000

When Donald Trump was first running for president more than 4 years ago, the first article I wrote about his campaign for the presidency was, “Could The US Really Elect A Conspiracy Theorist?”

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Facebook Is Full Of Nonsense. That’s A Problem.

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 29 Oct 2020 16:49:28 +0000

I routinely hear about crazy stuff that is making the rounds on Facebook. Through people not so tied into conventional news and not working in the news business, I have received numerous updates from people I know in the real world about things they heard or saw on Facebook. My typical reaction is something like “What?!?! And people are believing that?!?”

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