@HoodCommunist Twitter Ban Shows Why Offline Organizing Is Important

By Lisa Snowden-McCray, The Real News. -

Erica Ryan, one of the members of the Hood Communist collective, says that the group’s suspension from Twitter shows just how important on-the-ground, in-person organizing really is. Ryan spoke [...]

Twitter Targets Accounts Of Outlets Covering Unrest In Bolivia

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

Social media giant Twitter took the step of suspending the official account of MintPress News on Saturday. Without warning, the nine-year-old account with 64,000 followers was abruptly labeled as [...]

‘ANTIFA’ Twitter Account Actually Run By White Nationalist Group Identity Evropa

By Aaron Holmes, Business Insider. -

A Twitter account that claimed to represent a national antifa organization and that urged protesters to loot "white" neighborhoods was actually run by white nationalist group Identity Evropa, [...]

An Open Letter To Twitter Regarding The Safe Space It’s Created For Nazis

By Barrett Brown, Counterpunch.org -

This is Barrett Brown. I’m a longtime journalist and the recipient of the National Magazine Award for commentary, the New York Press Club award for humor, the Folio award for best local coverage, [...]

Media Ignore Unmasking Of Twitter Exec As British Psyops Officer

By Alan McCleod, Fair.org -

A recent investigation from independent news outlet Middle East Eye (9/30/19) uncovered that a senior Twitter executive is, in fact, an officer in the British Army’s 77th Brigade, a unit [...]

Twitter Relying On US/European Gov-Funded Regime-Change Groups To Crack Down On Foreign States

By Ben Norton, Thegrayzone.com -

Twitter has continued to demonstrate how Big Tech corporations in Silicon Valley operate as arms of the American national security state. On August 19, the social media giant announced that is [...]

Twitter Restores Assange Activism Account In Response To Backlash

By Caitlin Johnstone, CaitlinJohnstone.com. -

After a week of vocal protests from online supporters of Julian Assange, Twitter has reversed its unjust removal of the prominent pro-Assange activism account @Unity4J. After the account [...]

Consortium News Target Of A Malware Attack As Twitter Takes Down Assange Support Group’s Account

By Elizabeth Vos, Consortiumnews.com -

The simultaneous escalation of censorship of Julian Assange’s support base, alongside the latest wave of fact-free attacks on Assange and WikiLeaks‘, raises concern about a coordinated effort to [...]

Top Assange Defense Account Deleted By Twitter

By Caitlan Johnstone -

One of the biggest Twitter accounts dedicated to circulating information and advocacy for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, @Unity4J, has been completely removed from the site. The operators of [...]

After Pressure On Twitter, Christine Assange’s Account Is Restored

By Consortium News. -

Christine Assange, the mother of WikiLeaks founder and publisher Julian Assange, had her Twitter account restored more than 24 hours after it was abruptly restricted by the social media [...]

Twitter Erupts After 2,000 Pro-Venezuelan Accounts Are Deleted

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

A total of 1,196 social media accounts based in Venezuela suspected of “influencing domestic audiences.” Nearly 2,000 pro-Venezuelan Twitter accounts have been removed for “engaging in a [...]

Screws Get Tighter: Twitter Suspends #NoWarInSpace

By Bruce Gagnon, Space For Peace -

The corporate directed screws are getting tighter.  Info has power and Mr. Big is feeling the heat from an increasingly informed and connected global population.  The Internet is now being caged [...]

Mueller Indictment: ‘Russian Influence’ Is Commercial Marketing Scheme

By Moon of Alabama. -

February 17, 2018 - Yesterday the U.S. Justice Department indicted the Russian Internet Research Agency on some dubious legal grounds. It covers thirteen Russian people and three Russian legal [...]

Twitter & FB Reward Military Violence Over Small-Time Threats

By Eleanor Goldfield, Artkillingapathy.com -

In December 2017, Twitter released new rules against violence and physical harm. Included in those rules is a focus on “Accounts that affiliate with organizations that use or promote violence [...]

How ‘Fake News’ Scare Is Marginalizing The Left

By Julianne Tveten, www.inthesetimes.com -

By Julianne Tveten for In These Tmes. In the wake of the 2016 election, pundits pointed their fingers at Facebook, Google and Twitter, accusing them of spreading misinformation about political [...]

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