Twitter bans pro-Trump meme creator Carpe Donktum for copyright infringement

Twitter has permanently suspended user Carpe Donktum, who made pro-Trump memes, due to repeated copyright violations. Carpe Donktum has risen to viral fame among conservatives after several of his videos have been shared by President Trump, most recently a satirical … Read more…

Twitter bans controversial British commentator Katie Hopkins

Social media giant Twitter permanently banned controversial British political commentator Katie Hopkins for violating the platform’s “hateful conduct” policy, a report said Friday. The conservative commentator, who has garnered more than a million followers on the platform, had recently lost … Read more…

Facebook, Twitter remove Trump’s manipulated ‘toddler besties’ video after parent complains

President Donald Trump has practically had free reign on Facebook. Despite whatever misinformation or violent rhetoric Trump posts, the social media giant, particularly its founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, has defended its decisions to keep the president’s posts on its … Read more…

Trump shared a deceptive video blaming 'fake news.' Twitter just labeled it as fake

The same day that Facebook removed a set of Trump campaign ads for violating the company’s rules against hate symbols, the president continued to push the envelope with his social media presence. On Thursday night, Trump shared a crudely edited … Read more…

Facebook Yanks Donald Trump Campaign’s George Floyd Video Over Copyright Complaint, Following Twitter

Facebook, like Twitter, has pulled down videos centered on the killing of George Floyd uploaded by Donald Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign, after Facebook received a copyright-infringement claim on content in the segment. The social-media giant removed the campaign video — … Read more…

“If You Know A Racist, Don’t Be Shy:” Skai Jackson Is Exposing Racist White Teens And Their Respective High Schools On Twitter

Source: Amy Sussman / Getty While a number of celebrities have disappointed us with their commentary on the current fight for racial justice this week, Skai Jackson is not one of them. In fact, it’s not so much what Skai … Read more…

GOP donor-run hedge fund has seat on Twitter board but can’t say anything about tech firm’s policies

Powerful GOP donor Paul Singer is founder and co-CEO of a hedge fund with a seat on Twitter’s board. But that doesn’t mean he can influence the social media giant’s policies to be more sympathetic to his party. Politics BEST … Read more…

Trump Signs Executive Order Targeting Social Media After Twitter Fact-checking Controversy

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that takes away legal protections enjoyed by social media platforms. Trump’s move comes a day after he threatened to close down social media platforms after Twitter alerted users to fact-check his “false … Read more…

President Donald Trump Continues To Escalate On Twitter: Hans Nichols | Morning Joe | MSNBC

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Sen. Ted Cruz calls for criminal investigation of Twitter over alleged sanction violations

Sen. Ted Cruz called on the Treasury and Justice departments to start a criminal investigation into Twitter for alleged violations of U.S. sanctions on Iran. The call to investigate Twitter comes against the backdrop of an already tense week between … Read more…

President’s Reaction to Twitter Fact Check Is ‘Slapped Together,’ Says Stanford’s DiResta

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Trump targets social media companies with executive order after Twitter fact-checks his tweets

The order came two days after Twitter, for the first time, added warning links to two of Trump’s tweets, inviting readers to “get the facts.” US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Trump expected to sign executive order that could threaten punishment against Facebook, Google and Twitter over allegations of political bias

The move comes two days after Twitter took the rare step of labeling one of the president’s tweets and linking viewers to news articles that fact-checked his claims. Technology BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Twitter employees 'very unhappy' the platform won't correct Trump falsehoods about Scarborough and staff member

Twitter employees are outraged by the company’s refusal to stop President Trump from using the platform to promote a conspiracy theory involving Joe Scarborough and a former staffer, according to tech journalist Kara Swisher. Yahoo News – Latest News & … Read more…

Trump Threatens To Shut Social Media Platforms Following Twitter Alerts

President Donald Trump threatened to close down social media platforms after Twitter alerted users to “fact-check” his tweets. “There is NO WAY (ZERO!) that Mail-In Ballots will be anything less than substantially fraudulent,” Trump tweeted on Tuesday. Disputing the accuracy … Read more…

Twitter Users Mock Trump For Claiming He’s Getting ‘Great’ COVID-19 Reviews

One person joked that The New York Times gave the president’s coronavirus response four stars, but “Pandemic Weekly panned it.” Politics – U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

‘The worst night sleep that I’ve gotten in the last 10 weeks is when he has attacked me on Twitter,’ Michigan Gov. Whitmer says

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Lori Loughlin Is Going to Prison & Twitter Bots Spread Fake News | The Daily Social Distancing Show

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MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski wants Trump blocked by Twitter: ‘A call is being set up’

President Trump apparently struck a nerve Wednesday with a Twitter message that referred to MSNBC “Morning Joe” host Joe Scarborough. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% … Read more…

Alison Roman says ‘stupid’ Chrissy Teigen comments were due to ‘white privilege’ as Cravings founder takes Twitter break

Chrissy Teigen got a comprehensive apology from food writer Alison Roman on Monday, after she had lashed out at the model in an interview. Roman took to Twitter, after first apologizing late on Friday, as she acknowledged her “white privilege” … Read more…

Fans Think Jordyn Woods Shaded Kendall Jenner on Twitter After Devin Booker Hangout

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