Crackdown in Beijing: “Using Twitter is more dangerous than street demonstrations”

Crackdown in Beijing: “Using Twitter is more dangerous than street demonstrations” By Oiwan Lam Authorities in Beijing have launched a nationwide crackdown on mainland Chinese Twitter users. The December 5 release of 42 testimonies collected by China Change, a Chinese human rights advocacy site, details the ordeals of hundreds of Twitter users who have been detained and interrogated by national security police officers since September 2018. In most cases, police have asked — if not forced — these users to delete their posts or accounts. Although Twitter is blocked in…

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1984: Twitter Removing Accounts That Tweet Infowars Material

1984: Twitter Removing Accounts That Tweet Infowars Material By Aaron Kesel Twitter is removing accounts that tweet out and support Alex Jones and his website www.infowars.com. Yahoo News reports the company confirmed the removal of more accounts affiliated with Infowars. Twitter confirmed a CNN report stating the permanent suspension of 18 accounts, in part due to attempts to aid Infowars, as well as Jones circumventing the ban put in place. Last month, Twitter permanently banned Jones and Infowars from its platform, stating in a tweet that the accounts violated its…

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Police Reveal Surveillance of Activists In Tweet About Recent Explosions, Then Commit Obstruction

Police Reveal Surveillance of Activists In Tweet About Recent Explosions, Then Commit Obstruction By Aaron Kesel The Massachusetts State Police shared the extent of damage of the gas explosion spreading across Merrimack Valley. But in the process they also shared a bookmarks folder at the top of the browser, which revealed they were spying on activists, Raw Story reported. The state police’s official Twitter account shared a picture of the screen showing the locations of 39 fires and explosions. The bookmarks raised eyebrows since they included online meeting places of several activist…

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Twitter CEO Confirms: Social Media Has A “Left-Leaning Bias”

Twitter CEO Confirms: Social Media Has A “Left-Leaning Bias” By Mac Slavo In a not-so-shocking interview with CNN, Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey admitted that social media has a left-leaning bias. But Dorsey claims that Twitter doesn’t ban over ideology, it will ban or “shadowban” over a user’s “behavior.” “The real question behind the question is, ‘Are we doing something according to political ideology or viewpoints?’ And we are not. Period. We do not look at content with regards to political viewpoint or ideology. We look at behavior,” Dorsey said according to…

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Twitter Memory Holes Antiwar Activist Caitlin Johnstone

Twitter Memory Holes Antiwar Activist Caitlin Johnstone By Kurt Nimmo Target Liberty posted a screen capture of Caitlin Johnstone’s terminated Twitter account. The Silicon Valley division of the national security state is now in the process of memory-holing high-traffic users in violation of corporate community terms of service which are of course selectively enforced. Johnstone is a critic of the war party and its crimes against humanity. She had to go. Johnstone cannot be allowed to infect other users with her pathogen of peace. I don’t know why her account…

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