Tim Pool Invited to White House “Social Media Summit”

Independent journalist Tim Pool was invited by the President to attend a White House Social Media Summit that takes place tomorrow and he goes into why he will attend. Just in time for tomorrow’s event, Facebook changed its community standards policy to allow threats of violence against people or organizations they consider dangerous. PHOTO CREDIT:…

Crack Downs on Anti-Vaccine Information Are a Mistake

Digital Trends reports that Google, Facebook, and Twitter are attempting to crack down on misinformation on vaccines and other claims about cancer cures, weight loss, etc. In my view, this is a mistake. I realize there is a propensity to seek to stop or prevent what is viewed as disinformation. However, restricting or outright prohibiting…

Trump Slams Google As Veritas Censorship Controversy Escalates

The mainstream media is finally covering the scandal revealed by James O’Keefe at Project Veritas in which someone in management with Google openly declared the company do not want a repeat of 2016. An internal memo was also leaked to O’Keefe in which an anonymous Google employee who came forward was interviewed explaining how and…

Facebook Restricts Research Tool in Light of Privacy Controversy

AFP Facebook has curbed access to a controversial feature allowing searches of the vast content within the social network — a tool which raised privacy concerns but was also used for research and investigative journalism. The leading social network acknowledged this week it had “paused” some elements of its “graph search,” a feature introduced in…