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As Leaks Expose UK Op to ‘Weaken’ Russia, Suppression of Grayzone Reporting Backfires
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As Leaks Expose UK Op to ‘Weaken’ Russia, Suppression of Grayzone Reporting Backfires
February 28, 2021

Twitter added an unprecedented “warning” to Max Blumenthal’s Grayzone article about explosive leaks revealing a massive UK government anti-Russia propaganda operation involving Reuters, BBC, and Bellingcat. Instead of suppressing the article, it went viral. By Max BLUMENTHAL, Aaron MATÉ After […]

Twitter Rolls Out New Wikipedia-Like Program to Narrative Manage Tweets
January 28, 2021

By Caitlin JOHNSTONE Twitter has announced that it will be employing “a new community-driven approach to help address misleading information” called Birdwatch which news media are comparing to the model of content moderation used by Wikipedia. “Twitter unveiled a feature Monday meant […]

Twitter Rolls Out New Wikipedia-Like Program to Narrative Manage Tweets
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The Pendulum of Internet Censorship Swings Leftward Again
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The Pendulum of Internet Censorship Swings Leftward Again
January 26, 2021

There has been a purge of left-wing accounts from social media, with socialist organizations being targeted on Facebook and multiple Antifa-associated accounts suspended from Twitter.

Viral #TrumpsNewArmy Video Is Liberals at Their Craziest and Scariest
January 20, 2021

This is just liberals being pushed toward targeting anyone who isn’t ideologically aligned with them for destruction. I really, really hope it doesn’t take off, because it is profoundly ugly.

Viral #TrumpsNewArmy Video Is Liberals at Their Craziest and Scariest
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The Trump Ban: The Only Free Speech Zone for American Conservatives Is Russia
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The Trump Ban: The Only Free Speech Zone for American Conservatives Is Russia
January 18, 2021

This is the moment Russia has been waiting for but it is unknown if those in the halls of the Kremlin even know that it is happening.

Birth of the Digital Oligarchy: The Trump Ban and the Social Media Ruse
January 17, 2021

In Yasha Levine’s seminal work, “Surveillance Valley,” the military origins of the Internet and the close relationship of social media companies to federal and local law enforcement are made patently clear.

Birth of the Digital Oligarchy: The Trump Ban and the Social Media Ruse
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Twitter’s Ban on Trump Will Only Deepen the U.S. Tribal Divide
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Twitter’s Ban on Trump Will Only Deepen the U.S. Tribal Divide
January 15, 2021

Banning Trump from social media, whatever the intention, will inevitably look like an act of political suppression to his supporters, to potential supporters and even to some critics who worry about the precedent being set.

Trump Was Dangerous But the Solution Is Not to Give More Political Power to Unrivalled TechGiants
January 12, 2021

I am in no doubt Trump is dangerous and has behaved in fascistic ways, continually stoking division and racial hatred. I am also acutely aware of the dangers of language and the need to confront hateful speech.

Trump Was Dangerous But the Solution Is Not to Give More Political Power to Unrivalled TechGiants
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