Only 11% of Voters Are Very Confident Social Media Censorship Is Fair

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February 16th, 2021 10:08 AM

Only one in nine U.S. likely voters are very confident that social media censor questionable content in a fair and unbiased way, while nearly half have no trust at all that it will do so, a new Rasmussen survey finds.

77% of College Students Say Big Tech Has Too Much Political Power

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January 27th, 2021 3:15 PM

More than three-fourths of U.S. college students believe social media companies like Facebook and Twitter have too much power and influence in politics, and a majority want more government regulation of Big Tech, a new survey finds.

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Lincoln Project Co-Founder: Conservatives Censored Because They ‘Suck’

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January 22nd, 2021 2:48 PM

Rick Wilson, the co-founder of the virulently anti-Trump Lincoln Project, said conservatives are being banned because they “suck” and “say evil shit.” Wilson, who is known for making over-the-top attacks on the right, appeared unable to discuss Republican concerns about censorship without reverting to name calling.

Baldwin: 'I Had a Dream’ of Trump Being Hung with Noose of COVID Masks

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January 19th, 2021 4:05 PM

Since Friday, Twitter has yet to flag as incitement a post by liberal actor Alec Baldwin saying he “had a dream” about the prospect of President Donald Trump being hung for sedition – using a noose made from recycled coronavirus masks.

Creator Says GoFundMe Cancelled Free Speech Tech Start Up Fundraiser

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January 19th, 2021 9:16 AM

Parler isn’t the only free-speech-friendly tech company facing backlash from the riot at the U.S. Capitol. A new tech startup created by former Republican candidate for Congress Elizabeth Heng, called “The New Internet,” has also been targeted. Heng said that fundraising platform GoFundMe removed her fundraiser for her new free-speech-focused tech startup.

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Twitter Censorship Plans Exposed: ‘Much Bigger Than Just One Account’

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January 14th, 2021 10:06 PM

On Thursday night, Project Veritas released a secretly recorded video of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey talking about his company’s censorship plans beyond President Donald Trump and his exit from office.

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CNN Historian Cheers Big Tech Censorship, Says Trump Is 'Toast'

January 12th, 2021 9:57 AM

It's obvious that if CNN has a historian on staff, that historian is going to toe the CNN line. In the wee hours of Saturday night, CNN Newsroom brought on liberal historian Douglas Brinkley to cheer Big Tech companies censoring "right-wing extreme apps" and proclaimed "Donald Trump is toast in American history" after the dreadful riots at the Capitol. 

Bongino: Amazon Pulling Parler Servers Is ‘Stage 2’ of Left’s Takeover

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January 11th, 2021 4:09 PM

“The odds are 100%. We are coming back. Anybody who thought we were going to take this lying down, you picked the wrong guy,” Bongino said regarding Amazon pulling its servers supporting social media platform Parler, in which the conservative commentator has invested.

Weinstein on Institutional Tyranny: Maybe We Deserve Chinese Communism

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December 18th, 2020 11:58 AM

The man who coined the term “Intellectual Dark Web” suggested that if the United States is willing to put up with institutional tyranny, “[t]hen maybe we deserve Chinese Communism.” Eric Weinstein opined that the United States might just “deserve Chinese Communism” in a tweet thread response to Stripe CEO Patrick Collison. Collison stated in a tweet that someone he knew had “useful COVID-…

Alan Dershowitz: ‘I Challenge YouTube to Take This Show Off Your Site’

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December 11th, 2020 12:51 PM

“This show will make news. I challenge YouTube to take this show off your site, off your platform,” iconic civil rights lawyer and Constitutional Scholar Alan Dershowitz said in the latest episode of The Dershow on his YouTube channel.

Bill Gates Blasts Parler as ‘Great’ for ‘Holocaust Denial’

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November 20th, 2020 4:50 PM

American billionaire and co-founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates, said Parler is a haven for the promotion of conspiracy theories. Following increased censorship around the election, many conservative voices have urged their audiences to transition to Big Tech alternatives like Parler, and YouTube alternative Rumble.

Eventbrite Removes ‘March For Trump’ Event, Allows Left-Wing Events

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November 16th, 2020 1:24 PM

Now conservatives aren’t even allowed to hold events without being censored. Eventbrite removed the “March For Trump” from its platform, an event that brought thousands of Trump supporters to the nation’s capital on Nov. 14. Despite violating Eventbrite’s community guidelines, left-wing groups have been given a pass to continue using its services.

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Scarborough Rants Against 'Stupid' Media Caring About Conservatives

October 20th, 2020 3:03 PM

With just over two weeks until Election Day, leftist media pundits are running out of time to boost Joe Biden’s poll numbers. Realizing that the polls are not currently projecting a “landslide” victory for Biden, the frustrated co-hosts of MSNBC’s Morning Joe needed to let off some steam. Wallowing in pre-election anxiety Monday morning, they kicked off the show with a flurry of…

Rasmussen: 61% of Users Say Social Media Is Bad for US Politics

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October 19th, 2020 1:31 PM

More than three-fourths of social media users do not believe most of what they read on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter, a new Rasmussen survey finds.