Erasebook Updates

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Amazon, Facebook and Google have legalized the “abuse of the person through the personal,” claims Edward Snowden

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden recently criticized Facebook, Amazon and Google for abusing people’s personal data and insisted that people need to understand the threat to privacy that these social media platforms pose.

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Facebook extends political ad ban in US for at least a month

Deadline pushed back amid ongoing wave of US election misinformation.

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Zuckerberg urged transparency in politics, but his election group’s spending remains shrouded

Center for Tech and Civic Life has refused several requests to show how much of its $350 million was spent in Democrat, GOP areas.

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Big Tech Muddies the Waters of an Already Opaque Election
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  • Source: CNS News
  • 11/11/2020

Facebook on Thursday removed a group called Stop the Steal, a pro-Trump group organizing public calls for election integrity as several states still have not finished counting ballots.

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BREAKING: Twitter and Facebook Are SUSPENDING Anyone Who Retweeted Our Tweet on Benford’s Law That SHOWS IMPLAUSIBILITY OF BIDEN VOTE DISTRIBUTION!

Be warned - Twitter is blocking anyone who retweets this tweet that was posted earlier on The Gateway Pundit Twitter page.

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Facebook Oversight Board member claim's Trump loss would suddenly end global 'wave of hate and intolerance'
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  • Source: Fox News
  • 11/06/2020

'USA is moving towards ending one of the fiercest waves of hate in modern history,' Tawakkol Karman tweeted

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Big Tech's bad actors: Digital media are liking their lock on free speech

The yearning for free expression is a thoroughly human aspiration and, unfortunately, so is the desire to control it. Big Tech is up to its prying eyeballs in both — opening new channels for expression it likes and squelching those it doesn’t.

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Facebook Adds Label Defending Mail-In Voting to Breitbart News’ Post of Trump Rally Livestream
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  • Source: Breitbart
  • 10/27/2020

Facebook added a label to a post on Breitbart News’ page trying to persuade voters that mail-in voting has a “long history of trustworthiness,” citing a “bipartisan” think-tank from the D.C.

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Facebook Punishes Babylon Bee for Teasing Democrat with ‘Monty Python’ Joke
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  • Source: Breitbart
  • 10/21/2020

Facebook has deleted a satirical article about Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI) and demonetized the Babylon Bee, the satirical conservative-run website that published it.

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No Real Change Can Come If Speech Is Restricted By Monopolistic Oligarchs

In a solid new article titled “Facebook and Twitter Cross a Line Far More Dangerous Than What They Censor” on the cross-platform silencing of The New York Post‘s publication of Hunter Biden’s emails, The Intercept‘s Glenn Greenwald writes the following:

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Facebook Has Made Lots of New Rules This Year. It Doesn’t Always Enforce Them.

A Wall Street Journal test showed content that violated guidelines often remained

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Worst Week Ever for Technoauthoritarian Suppression of Information
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  • Source: Erasebook
  • 10/15/2020

Parler, the people-driven free speech platform, is tallying the litany of examples occurring this week in which tech publishers flexed their content curation muscles to restrict or suppress the free flow of information in the run-up to the 2020 election. The information brownout is now well under way.

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Big Tech Is Making Us Worse And It’s Making Them Richer

On this episode of The Federalist Radio Hour, Senior Editor Christopher Bedford joins Culture Editor Emily Jashinsky to break down big tech’s rising power and their recent attacks on the New York Post’s article detailing Hunter Biden’s foreign business dealings.

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This is a Big Tech information coup. This is digital civil war.
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  • Source: Twitter
  • 10/14/2020

I, an editor at The New York Post, one of the nation’s largest papers by circulation, can’t post one of our own stories that details corruption by a major-party presidential candidate, Biden.

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Facebook, Twitter make editorial decisions to limit distribution of story claiming to show ‘smoking gun’ emails related to Biden and his son
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  • Source: CNBC
  • 10/14/2020

Facebook and Twitter on Wednesday limited the distribution of a New York Post story that claims to show “smoking gun” emails related to Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his son.

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