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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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Israeli Facebook executive arrested in underage sex sting

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Dov Katz, an Israeli hi-tech executive living in California, was arrested in Washington state last week and charged with attempting to solicit sex with a 15-year-old girl. The 38-year-old Katz is the head of computer vision at Oculus VR, virtual reality company, which was acquired by Facebook for about $2 …

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Ministry of Truth: Facebook will now tell you what is real vs fake news

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Editor’s note: over the past three weeks Hang The Bankers has experienced heavy censorship on Facebook. Our articles now reach one third of what they did in the months prior, despite having over 17,600 loyal followers on the social media network. Social media giant Facebook has announced the site will prompt users if …

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Facebook employees wanted Donald Trump’s posts removed as hate speech

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Some of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s posts on Facebook have set off an intense debate inside the social media company over the past year, with some employees arguing certain posts about banning Muslims from entering the U.S. should be removed for violating the site’s rules on hate speech, according to …

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Facebook censors Hillary Clinton’s emails that expose her crimes

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On Wednesday, a major archive containing over 30,000 of Hillary Clinton’s emails was released. Though the State Department began releasing the emails in May last year — after a Freedom of Information Act request — it is the first time the messages have been made easily available in a searchable format, courtesy of …

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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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PSYOPS: British army to create Facebook propaganda division

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The British army is creating a special force of Facebook warriors, skilled in psychological operations and use of social media to engage in unconventional warfare in the information age. The 77th Brigade, to be based in Hermitage, near Newbury, in Berkshire, will be about 1,500-strong and formed of units drawn …

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