Category: Censorship

Declassified Documents Expose DOJ Rules for Spying on Journalists with Secret Court

Derrick Broze | The Free Thought Project | Source URL Newly released documents detail never before seen Department of Justice rules relating to conducting surveillance on journalists suspected of being an agent of a foreign government. On Monday the Freedom of the Press Foundation released Department of Justice documents detailing […]

Government Can Spy on Journalists in the U.S. Using Invasive Foreign Intelligence Process

Cora Currier | The Intercept | Source URL THE U.S. GOVERNMENT can monitor journalists under a foreign intelligence law that allows invasive spying and operates outside the traditional court system, according to newly released documents. Targeting members of the press under the law, known as the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, requires […]

Rubio clashes in hall with InfoWars’ Alex Jones, warns him: ‘I’ll take care of you myself’

FOXNews | Source URL Republican Sen. Marco Rubio pointedly warned InfoWars host Alex Jones “I’ll take care of you myself,” during a stunning clash Wednesday ahead of a Capitol Hill hearing on social media.  The warning came after the right-wing conspiracy theorist interrupted an interview, heckling the Florida senator and […]

Facebook ‘censors’ conservative education page, says it was a mistake, but few are convinced

RT | Source URL Facebook says it had mistakenly deleted videos and limited the reach of US conservative educational organization PragerU. The content has now been restored, but PragerU supporters don’t think it was an accident. PragerU (short for Prager University, after its founder Dennis Prager) says nine of its […]

Google’s “Arbiter of Hate Speech,” SPLC Forced to Pay $3M for Falsely Labeling People as “Extremists”

Jay Syrmopoulos | The Free Thought Project| Source URL Montgomery, AL – After being sued in April by Islamic reformer Maajid Nawaz and his organization, the Quilliam Foundation—over being listed as an “anti-Muslim extremist” in the Southern Poverty Law Center’s “Field Guide to Anti-Muslim Extremists”—the SPLC has announced that they reached a […]

Microsoft To Ban ‘Offensive Language’ & Monitor Your Private Account

CBS Dallas | Source URL CBS Local — Microsoft is cracking down on what people say while using their services online. According to a new services agreement written by the company, the tech giant is planning to ban accounts that use “offensive language” and will go through your private data to […]