Conservatives charge social media ‘menace’ goes far beyond Alex Jones

Conservatives charge social media ‘menace’ goes far beyond Alex Jones

by WorldTribune Staff, August 22, 2018 “It appears that Google, YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter have all gone to war with President Trump, and are punishing anyone who dares to speak up for him,” columnist Doug Wead wrote for The Federalist on Aug. 17. Wead noted that new membership on his Facebook page “stopped dead,” and […]

Blogger: Left has ‘outsourced censorship’ of conservative news, views to Silicon Valley

Blogger: Left has ‘outsourced censorship’ of conservative news, views to Silicon Valley

by WorldTribune Staff, August 19, 2018 Since the First Amendment prohibits the Left from achieving its goal of government suppression of conservative speech, liberals have “outsourced censorship” of speech they don’t like to the tech giants in Silicon Valley, a prominent conservative blogger wrote. “Liberals control every newspaper in America, as far as I know, […]

Alex Jones: 5.6 million new subscribers following big tech purge

Alex Jones: 5.6 million new subscribers following big tech purge

by WorldTribune Staff, August 9, 2018 In the 48 hours after big tech companies blacklisted his Infowars site, Alex Jones says 5.6 million people subscribed to his free newsletter and podcast. The accounts of Jones and Infowars were canceled by YouTube, Facebook, Apple, LinkedIn, Spotify, Stitcher, and Pinterest. “The good news is Infowars has had […]

Alex Jones: Left using ‘deplatforming’ tactics to silence conservatives, steal midterms

Alex Jones: Left using ‘deplatforming’ tactics to silence conservatives, steal midterms

by WorldTribune Staff, August 8, 2018 InfoWars chief Alex Jones said he is the “beta test” of a “deplatforming” campaign by major tech companies which are aiming to “steal the midterms” for Democrats. In an interview on Michael Savage’s radio show, Jones said that Drudge Report founder Matt Drudge first warned of the “deplatforming” that […]

Silicon Valley titans launch censorship tsunami against critics deemed offensive

Silicon Valley titans launch censorship tsunami against critics deemed offensive

by WorldTribune Staff, August 7, 2018 The banning of InfoWars chief Alex Jones from Facebook, Apple and Spotify is only one of many recent instances of tech giants and social media platforms censoring conservative voices, reports said. One such voice is a woman running for Congress who detailed her family’s survival in Cambodia under the […]

China deleted more than 4.5 million online posts in 2017

China deleted more than 4.5 million online posts in 2017

by WorldTribune Staff, January 9, 2018 China reinforced its Great Firewall in 2017, shutting down 128,000 web sites and deleting some 4.55 million online posts, state media reported on Jan. 9. According to the Global Times, the offending sites and posts were considered “obscene” or “harmful” by the Chinese government’s national office for the fight […]