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YouTube begins removing conservative channels from its platform

Conservative YouTube censorship

YouTube has said its removals of right-wing video channels were a mistake, something conservative users are finding hard to believe. YouTube blamed the blunder on the inexperience of its newly hired force of moderators. “As we work to hire rapidly and ramp up our policy enforcement teams throughout 2018, newer …

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Google owned YouTube begins censoring videos exposing war and politics

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Google has threatened to delist HangTheBankers.com before for exposing what US soldiers did at Abu Ghraib, certain articles on Israel and has demonetised some of our Youtube videos. A new “advertiser friendly” policy introduced by YouTube will punish those who express politically incorrect opinions or dare to offend viewers by …

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Australia passes tyrannical internet laws

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Ostensibly designed to stop you illegally downloading new episodes of Game of Thrones, they may have far broader implications for online freedoms. On Monday afternoon, Labor and Coalition senators voted together to wave through legislation rolling out a new Australian internet filter. The law is intended to stop the circumvention …

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Facebook is increasingly censoring alternative media

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In an apparent example of Facebook censorship, multiple users of the social media site reported they were unable to share YouTube videos by Infowars and other alternative media outlets during the past day. When attempting to share videos by Infowars and by social commentators E.T. Williams and Mark Dice, Facebook users …

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Facebook admits it is deleting accounts at the direction of the US and Israeli government

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In September of last year, we noted that Facebook representatives were meeting with the Israeli government to determine which Facebook accounts of Palestinians should be deleted on the ground that they constituted “incitement.” The meetings — called for and presided over by one of the most extremist and authoritarian Israeli officials, pro-settlement Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked …

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Google blacklists 200 publisher sites in war on ‘fake news’

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Google is hopping on the bandwagon against fake news started by Facebook. The search-engine giant has now permanently blocked 200 publishers since instituting a new policy to combat fake news. For Scott Spencer, Google’s director of product management for sustainable ads, the decision was based on three criteria. Google slapped the ban on publishers …

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Google to censor alternative media based on ‘facts’

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Search Engine giant Google, the major driver of traffic to the majority of media portals is moving to change the way it ranks websites, declaring that it intends to use known partisan debunking outlets to determine the “truthfulness” of content. Currently, Google rankings are determined by the number of incoming links to …

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Facebook to increase censorship of alternative media

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Facebook said on Tuesday it has taken steps to clamp down on “hoaxes” and fake news stories that can spread like wildfire on its 1.35-billion member online social network. The company said it had introduced an option to allow Facebook users to flag a story as “purposefully fake or deceitful …

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Reddit censoring words like: NSA, Tesla, Bitcoin, net neutrality

Reddit censorship

Say what you want about Reddit‘s r/technology, one of its most popular forums. Just don’t say “NSA,” “net neutrality,” “Comcast,” “Bitcoin,” or any of the roughly 50 other words that will secretly get your post deleted. There’s a bot in r/technology, ready to delete any so-called controversial headline you try …

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Facebook censors RT from posting until after Trump inauguration

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RT has been blocked from posting content to its Facebook page. The ban, according to the Facebook bot, will last until Saturday 10:55pm Moscow time (2:55pm EST) and will extend across US president-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration. A misplaced live streaming rights strike during RT’s broadcast of President Obama’s final press …

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Burma ends media censorship

Burma Media Protest

Burma’s information ministry says all publications are free to go to press without interference from government from August 20. Burma said it had abolished media censorship on Monday in the latest in a series of rapid democratic reforms, delighting journalists who lived for decades under the shadow of the censors’ …

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YouTube deletes Stefan Molyneux´s liberty minded channel

Stefan Molyneux

It appears as though Google run YouTube is targeting popular channels that promote freedom and liberty by deleting them and all their content off it´s servers. Less than a month ago Mark Dice’s Youtube channel was deleted without explanation, Stefan Molyneux’s freedom-minded channel (FreeDomain Radio) has just now been removed from …

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Australia abandons bid to block ‘objectionable’ internet sites after outcry by free speech campaigners

The Australian government has abandoned its five-year pledge to introduce a compulsory filter blocking child pornography and other objectionable internet content. Instead, internet service providers have agreed to block 1,400 child abuse websites on Interpol’s ‘worst of’ list, said Communications Minister Stephen Conroy. Three of Australia’s largest telecommunications companies – …

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“Josie the Outlaw” page deleted by Facebook

Josie The Outlaw

This article is originally from Christopher Cantwell’s website. With no warning, no notice, and no explanation given, the “Josie the Outlaw” Facebook page has been deleted. Josie Wales, admin of the page, and YouTube sensation, still has her personal profile. I originally heard about the story from We Are Change, and asked Josie …

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Graham Hancock calls out TED’s blatant censorship

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Via Graham Hancock’s facebook feed: In attempt to brush up their severely tarnished image after censoring my presentation “The War on Consciousness” from the TEDx website today (on the grounds that I was “unscientific”) and also censoring the presentation “The Science Delusion” by my colleague Rupert Sheldrake for the same reason, TED have now rushed …

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Facebook now censoring political posts as ‘hate speech’

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Social networking giant threatens to close Alex Jones account over Bin Laden “Al-CIA-da” image. Facebook is now apparently censoring political posts which violate its “Statement of Rights and Responsibilities” as hate speech, after the social networking giant threatened to close radio host Alex Jones’ account over an image of Osama …

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Founder of George Soros backed Media Matters caught conspiring with Facebook and Google to shut down independent media

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Hard-left political activist David Brock, founder of Media Matters – the father of “Fake News” – is working with co-conspirators Google and Facebook to implement a strategy designed to ban conservative and libertarian websites, including HangTheBankers.com. This is especially a problem given attempts being made by Eric Schmidt, the founder …

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Facebook is censoring this HangTheBankers.com article

Facebook censored article Hang The Bankers

In the past week we have seen the social media networks do their best to censor liberty minded accounts and in some cases just plain and simple delete them. This has not gone unnoticed and if anything has backfired on the likes of Facebook and Youtube with people waking up …

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EU panel seeks power to fine, censor and fire journalists

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A series of recommendations issued Monday (PDF) by the European Union’s “High Level Group” proposes the establishment of “media councils” in every member state that would be monitored by the European Commission and given the power to fine, censor and even fire individual journalists if deemed appropriate. “Media councils should have …

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