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AIDS Vector

A gay sex app thinks itself super clever.

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Do Not Write ‘Pedotranny’ On Facebook

A concerned mother attempted to warn neighbors of a high-risk sex offender moving into her community. She didn’t realize she invented the most dangerous word on the Internet.

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Proposed EU Copyright Law Spells the Death ...

Experts are predicting the end of memes if the EU enforces a new revamped copyright law. The regulations on the table will force websites to filter out text, audio, photos, and video posted by users if the image matches anything on the over-inflated database of copyrighted material. In addition to memes being on the chopping block,…

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GOOGLE: Republicans Are Nazis

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In the “Knowledge Panel” that provides quick access to information at the top of a Google search, the tech giant recently listed “Nazism” as part of the ideology of the California Republican Party. The move comes less than a week before the California primary.  “Nazism” was hyperlinked on the search result and sent users to…

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Judge Rules Trump Can't Block People on ...

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A federal judge in Manhattan ruled on Wednesday that Twitter is a “public forum” and therefore President Trump cannot block users from his @realDonaldTrump account. ​Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald of the U.S. District court of the Southern District of New York ​wrote ​in a bombshell ruling that blocking users violates their First Amendment rights.  The…

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YouTube Censors Criticism of 'This Is America'

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Prominent YouTuber and Infowarrior Paul Joseph Watson has been censored on YouTube, yet again. Conceptualize his awe. Watson made a video titled “The Truth About ‘This is America,’” analyzing a music video by Childish Gambino–a wealthy Hollywood star–that went viral last week. Watson soon found his video hit with an age restriction: Paul Joseph Watson…

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Big Tech Moves In On Irish Abortion ...

Pawl Bazile

With recent surges in conservatives winning major elections, particularly with Brexit and Donald Trump, historian Niall Ferguson had a grim warning: “Make no mistake: 2016 will never happen again.” Now, the people of Ireland fear Facebook and Google may be colluding to sink the anti-abortion side of an upcoming referendum. As the media and left continues…

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Peppa Pig Banned in China! British Children's ...

Alizee

And this little piggy went to the gulag. A video sharing app in China has removed British children television show Peppa Pig due to it being “subversive.” Douyin, the Chinese app, has blocked the Western porcine after state media claimed that Peppa had become an icon for “unruly” young Chinese adults. According to the Global…

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Twitter Limits Users For Tweeting 'Thanks' at ...

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Users on Twitter are noticing that their accounts are being limited by the service after they tweet expressions of gratitude to shadowbanned accounts. Although Twitter refuses to acknowledge its practice of “shadowbanning,” or limiting user accounts from having a wider reach without informing them, some users have accidentally triggered Twitter’s automated algorithms that caused their…

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Twitter Bans Popular YouTube Entertainer Sky Williams ...

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Sky Williams, the popular African-American YouTube entertainer who  graced Twitter with his opinions of video games and moderate, but critical takes on social justice, has been permanently suspended from the platform. Williams’ suspension follows Twitter’s ban of another popular YouTuber, Bunty King, for posting a meme. Early Monday morning, Williams received a notification from Twitter…

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Trump Campaign Manager Says Facebook Must Prove ...

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President Trump’s campaign manager, Brad Parscale, is calling on Facebook to appoint an ideologically diverse panel of moderators to assess the company’s censorship policies. Posting on Twitter, Parscale, who leads the President’s bid for re-election in 2020, called on Zuckerberg and his team to be transparent about who it chooses to ban, and why. “If…

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DONOHUE: Does Facebook Hate Catholics?

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During last week’s inquiry before members of the US Senate, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was specifically asked about the so-called neutral platform’s treatment of Catholics and advertisements from Catholic groups. In a column for CNS News, Bill Donohue, president and CEO of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, the nation’s largest Catholic civil…

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Twitter Down! New Posts Vanishing From Prominent ...

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If you logged on to Twitter today you might not have noticed anything strange, but as it so happens—Twitter is sort of down and some posts just aren’t showing up as they normally should. As users began to post earlier today, they found that their usual interactions were missing. Influencers with tens (and hundreds) of…

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'Facebook Didn't Like We Were Getting So ...

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Right Wing News got very large because of Facebook. But after the election, the Zuckerberg-owned social media and publishing monopoly decided to cut them down a few million notches. It’s founder John Hawkins joins MILO to discuss.    “Facebook started methodically cutting it down,” Hawkins says.  The full episode is available now to subscribers at http://vip.dangerous.com/…

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Twitter Bans Popular YouTube Entertainer 'Bunty King' ...

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Twitter’s crackdown on free speech continues as popular YouTuber Annand Virk, better known as Bunty King to his audience, was permanently suspended for posting an innocuous joke about radical feminists. Meme criminal. In the wake of British nationalist Tommy Robinson’s ban earlier this week, Bunty King is the latest popular personality on the increasingly-restrictive social…

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