Censorship

Letters to the Editor - May 17, 2021

Letters to the Editor - May 17, 2021

7 hours ago   |   New York Post

The Issue: Eddie Scarry's article informs us that the White House “requires reporters to submit quotes from officials that they want to use for approval before story...
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Facebook, Social Media Giants Admit to Silencing Palestinian Voices Online

Facebook, Social Media Giants Admit to Silencing Palestinian Voices Online

2 days ago   |   MintPress News

OCCUPIED EAST JERUSALEM - In a video posted on activist organization Jewish Voice for Peace's Twitter account, Muna El-Kurd explained why social media is so vital for the...
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No garden for American heroes, yes to censorship & monument destruction? Biden revokes more Trump executive orders

No garden for American heroes, yes to censorship & monument destruction? Biden revokes more Trump executive orders

2 days ago   |   RT   |   3 articles

US President Joe Biden has revoked a number of executive orders by his predecessor Donald Trump, including those seeking to protect monuments and combat online censorship, and...
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Facebook should clarify what standard former President Trump violated or lift his suspension

Facebook should clarify what standard former President Trump violated or lift his suspension

3 days ago   |   Post Gazette

In this case, censorship is not the answer.
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U.K. Adds Anti-‘Censorship' Clause to Online Safety Bill

5 days ago   |   Bloomberg

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is creating protections for political speech as part of legislation which will give Britain sweeping legal powers to regulate content online.
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Microsoft's LinkedIn Accused by Noted China Critic of Censorship

5 days ago   |   Bloomberg


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Instagram & Twitter apologize for ‘system errors' that deleted pro-Palestine posts, but critics say they are still ‘censoring'

Instagram & Twitter apologize for ‘system errors' that deleted pro-Palestine posts, but critics say they are still ‘censoring'

5 days ago   |   RT

Days after Instagram and Twitter blamed “system errors” for deleted posts on unrest in Jerusalem, a a coalition of civil society groups and digital rights activists have...
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Carmen Maria Machado: Banning My Book Won't Protect Your Child

5 days ago   |   NY Times

My memoir could teach teenagers how to exit an abusive relationship. So why don't some parents want their children to read it?
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‘Are we in 2021 or 1810?' Football celebrity Nara launches feminist tirade after steamy Instagram snap removed

‘Are we in 2021 or 1810?' Football celebrity Nara launches feminist tirade after steamy Instagram snap removed

6 days ago   |   RT

Wanda Nara, wife and agent of Paris Saint-Germain star Mauro Icardi, has accused Instagram of censorship after a steamy photograph of the model was removed for apparently...
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Clubhouse appears to have permanently suspended Laura Loomer, a right-wing activist and self-proclaimed 'proud Islamophobe'

Clubhouse appears to have permanently suspended Laura Loomer, a right-wing activist and self-proclaimed 'proud Islamophobe'

8 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Laura Loomer, a political figure known for making anti-Muslim remarks and spreading conspiracy theories, said she's been suspended by...
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Iowa health experts advise Iowans to stay mindful with new mask guidelines

Iowa health experts advise Iowans to stay mindful with new mask guidelines

More than 1.2 million Iowans are fully vaccinated. Still, Iowa health experts say herd immunity hasn't yet been reached. Read more ...

Fill-ins come up big in Padres' 5-3 win over Cardinals

Fill-ins come up big in Padres' 5-3 win over Cardinals

SAN DIEGO - Rookie Ivan Castillo had a pinch RBI single for his first big league hit to cap a go-ahead, four-run rally in the fourth inning and the San Diego Padres, bolstered... Read more ...

Police and SWAT respond to scene in Miami Township

Police and SWAT respond to scene in Miami Township

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Stew Thornley Discusses Minnesota Sports Secrets

WCCO spoke Saturday evening with Stew Thornley, author of “Historic Ballparks of the Twin Cities.” Read more ...

Police investigating Oswego Portillo's drive-thru fight between employee...

Police investigating Oswego Portillo's drive-thru fight between employee, customer

OSWEGO, Ill. - An altercation in the drive-thru of an Oswego-area Portillo's, in which video has been widely shared, is being investigated by the police department. On Sunday... Read more ...

Long before divorce, Bill Gates had reputation for questionable behavior

Long before divorce, Bill Gates had reputation for questionable behavior

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Thailand reports COVID daily record, driven by prison outbreaks

Southeast Asian nation reports 9,635 new cases on Monday, as it scrambles to contain third wave of coronavirus. Read more ...

‘Mare of Easttown's Director Takes Us Inside That Shocking Episode 5 Death

‘Mare of Easttown's Director Takes Us Inside That Shocking Episode 5 Death

The Mare of Easttown team is hoping you hate them for that death. Read more ...

Sam Houston State wins thriller vs. South Dakota State for first FCS...

Sam Houston State wins thriller vs. South Dakota State for first FCS championship

Eric Schmid threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Ife Adeyi with 16 seconds remaining to give Sam Houston State its first FCS title. Read more ...

Lawsuit: Guards pepper-sprayed detained asylum seekers

Lawsuit: Guards pepper-sprayed detained asylum seekers

A year ago, more than 20 asylum seekers were on a hunger strike, protesting COVID-19 safety conditions at a New Mexico detention facility. A new lawsuit alleges that they were... Read more ...