Facebook’s war against one of the internet’s worst conspiracy sites

Facebook’s war against one of the internet’s worst conspiracy sites

It’s been a year since Facebook deleted the page for Natural News for violating the company’s rules about spam. This was a big deal for Natural News, a conspiracy site that had attracted nearly 3 million followers on its Facebook page. Then in May, Facebook…

Keeler: Rob Manfred lost PR war with MLB players — and he’s about to lose Rockies fans, too

Keeler: Rob Manfred lost PR war with MLB players — and he’s about to lose Rockies fans, too

Because I’m a Christian and a fool, a part of me actually feels sorry for Sideshow Rob Manfred every time he has to go in front of the camera and step on a rake for his bosses. On their best days, Major League Baseball owners…

First Twitter, now Snapchat: Trump’s war on social media has a new target

First Twitter, now Snapchat: Trump’s war on social media has a new target

Donald Trump’s campaign expanded its war against Silicon Valley tech companies on Wednesday to include Snapchat, blasting the platform for taking some of the most aggressive measures yet to curtail Trump’s incendiary rhetoric. Snapchat’s parent company, Snap, on Wednesday said that it would stop promoting…

Facebook, Twitter and Trump: The terrifying war on truth 

Facebook, Twitter and Trump: The terrifying war on truth 

Twitter walked headlong into a hail of rubber bullets last week, when it chose to “fact-check” two of President Trump’s tweets. The ensuing furore over censorship and free speech drew in Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, who took a contrary stance to Twitter’s Jack Dorsey. Private…

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