Rubio blasts Twitter for inaction on Chinese official's tweet with doctored image of Australian soldier

Ted Cruz accuses Twitter’s Jack Dorsey of bias, inconsistent standards Sen. Ted Cruz grills Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey at Senate Judiciary Committee hearing. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., took aim at Twitter Tuesday for its inaction against the spread of disinformation by a Chinese government official on its platform.  Zhao Lijian, the deputy director-general of China’s Information Department, shared a photoshopped image Sunday of an […]

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Donald Trump spent Thanksgiving night railing against Section 230 on Twitter as the #DiaperDon hashtag went viral

President Donald Trump attacked Twitter Thanksgiving night for making "false trends" and demanded again that Section 230 should be "terminated." Twitter users mocked the president using the hashtag #DiaperDon after he sat at a small table during a news conference and posted frustrated tweets.  There are more than 230,000 posts using #DiaperDon on Twitter. Trump also echoed his previous claims […]

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Twitter slaps new label on Trump's tweets falsely claiming to have won the election

Ahead of the 2020 presidential election, Twitter revealed new policies aimed at preventing voter misinformation and premature declarations of victory. But although multiple official sources declared former Vice President Joe Biden the winner, the platform's efforts to stop election interference continue.  In addition to his false claims about widespread voter fraud, Trump is now also falsely claiming that he won […]

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Trump Throws Twitter Tantrum As Long-Shot Attempts To Stay In Power Fade Away

The week ended with judges in several states rejecting President Donald Trump’s attempts to overturn the election results and the coronavirus pandemic surging, but Trump himself took to Twitter Sunday for one of his now-familiar rants.  Trump admitted defeat to President-elect Joe Biden in one tweet, falsely claimed the election was rigged in another and retweeted a supporter who called […]

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Facebook, Twitter, Google CEOs return to Congress for censorship hearing

Senate committee holds hearing on Big Tech censorship Watch live. The CEOs of Facebook, Twitter and Google on Wednesday will give testimony and answer questions about censorship before the Senate Commerce Committee starting at 10 a.m. ET. Continue Reading Below Republicans have long been concerned about Big Tech's bias against conservative viewpoints, but Twitter's effort to shut down the spread of the New York […]

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Arthur Herman: Twitter, Facebook and Amazon censorship of conservatives harms social media giants

Howard Kurtz: Social media executives would ‘get beat up’ at congressional hearings over censorship concerns Media Buzz reporter Howard Kurtz discusses concern over Facebook and Twitter bias ahead of the 2020 presidential election. Big Tech firms Facebook, Twitter and Amazon have managed to provide plenty of ammunition in the past week for those who accuse them of using their colossal […]

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Twitter employees openly rip Trump, praise Biden: 'Trump must be defeated'

Senate Judiciary Committee to vote on subpoena for Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Former Deputy Assistant Attorney General John Yoo reacts to the Senate Judiciary Committee voting on whether to subpoena Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. The tweets are running the asylum. Twitter’s senior executives have a long history of anti-Trump hatred, a Post review of dozens of accounts of top employees […]

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