How Facebook, Instagram, Google, and Twitter Use Censorship to Kill Free Speech…

Social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter play an increasingly important role in our lives, but a brand new study into online censorship has revealed a number of developing trends regarding how social media platforms are attempting to regulate their users’ speech. While most readers have likely been lucky enough to evade Facebook jail, others … Continue reading How Facebook, Instagram, Google, and Twitter Use Censorship to Kill Free Speech…

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USA: Viewers Watch 15yo Girl Sexually Assaulted on Facebook Live, Fail to Call Police

Police in Chicago have revealed that a 15-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by several young men while the attack streamed on Facebook Live. The incident was viewed by some 40 people, none of whom reported it to the authorities. The attack on Deahvion Austin, which was reportedly carried out by five or six teenage boys … Continue reading USA: Viewers Watch 15yo Girl Sexually Assaulted on Facebook Live, Fail to Call Police

If You Use Facebook Messenger, Here’s how You’re Being Recorded Even When You’re Not Using Your Phone

There are many ups and downs about improvements in technology. We have, undoubtedly, become more enamoured with its ability to make our lives easier, and more informed in ways we never thought possible. Everything has been digitized, and there are so many forms of communication, it’s no wonder the home telephone has collected dust. People … Continue reading If You Use Facebook Messenger, Here’s how You’re Being Recorded Even When You’re Not Using Your Phone

Facebook Doesn’t Tell Users Everything it Really Knows About Them

Facebook has long let users see all sorts of things the site knows about them, like whether they enjoy soccer, have recently moved, or like Melania Trump. But the tech giant gives users little indication that it buys far more sensitive data about them, including their income, the types of restaurants they frequent and even … Continue reading Facebook Doesn’t Tell Users Everything it Really Knows About Them

Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter and You Tube Conspire to Censor Online Content

Powerful interests in America threaten alternative sources of news, information and opinion. Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter and You Tube announced plans for a joint Internet censorship database on the phony pretext of eliminating “extremist content.” Their scheme threatens media and speech freedom, likely aiming for sanitized online content only, independent views censored, threatening writers like myself … Continue reading Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter and You Tube Conspire to Censor Online Content

Don’t Use Facebook Again Until You’ve Read This

We warned you yesterday about this ransomware attack that is being deployed through Facebook Messenger. We know that the attack is launched through a Scalable Vector Graphic (SVG) image file that directs to a fake YouTube site. This fake site then prompts the victim to install a Chrome extension that is actually a malware downloader … Continue reading Don’t Use Facebook Again Until You’ve Read This

Zuckerberg Just Revealed Facebook’s 7-Point Plan to Censor “Fake News” and It’s Chilling

Until corporate media and the neoliberal establishment refused to acknowledge their direct role in the election of Donald Trump and threw a temper-tantrum about misinformation on social media to scapegoat blame, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg balked at the notion faulty reports circulating on social media had anything at all to do with the November 8th … Continue reading Zuckerberg Just Revealed Facebook’s 7-Point Plan to Censor “Fake News” and It’s Chilling

Freedom of Expression: Google and Facebook Targeting Growing Influence of Alternative Media?

Alternative online media sites are gaining popularity at the expense of unreliable mainstream sources of news, information and analysis – notably during the  US presidential election coverage, concluded last week, along with every time America goes to war. The Mainstream Media suppress what everyone needs to know. Their readership and viewership are declining. Google and … Continue reading Freedom of Expression: Google and Facebook Targeting Growing Influence of Alternative Media?