'Leftists are the first to silence anyone they don't like'

Right-wing activist blocked from Facebook after she wrote that she prefers biblical matriarch Rachel to Yitzhak Rabin.Benny Toker, 11/7/2017, 8:27 AM

Can anything be done against terrorists on social media?

Current laws protect social media networks even if they allow terrorists to incite violence on their platforms.Yoni Kempinski, 11/6/2017, 5:22 PM

Arab worker arrested after threatening to run down Israelis

PA worker in haredi town arrested after social media comments suggesting he planned to run down Israelis with a tractor.David Rosenberg, 10/19/2017, 3:54 PM

Arab college student arrested for inciting terror

Authorities arrest Arab college student for supporting terror organizations, inciting others to terror on Facebook, Instagram.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 10/16/2017, 10:37 AM

Man banned from Facebook for condemning anti-Semitic incitement

Facebook bans man for protesting anti-Semitic praise of terrorists.Shimon Cohen, 10/9/2017, 9:30 AM

Arab-Israeli Facebook star slams Kuwaiti anti-Israel boycott

'If you want to boycott Israel because of Palestine, you’re also boycotting 2 million Muslim Palestinian Israelis like me.'JTA, 10/3/2017, 10:51 PM

Left-wing activist publicizes right-wing activist's home address

Left-wing activist Dror Etkes publicizes Avichai Shorashan's home address in Arabic, likely endangering his life. 'Red lines were crossed.'Tzvi Lev, 10/3/2017, 6:08 PM

Zuckerberg Yom Kippur: Apologies for Facebook

Social network founder publishes post asking forgiveness for Yom Kippur.Mordechai Sones, 10/1/2017, 10:28 AM

Zuckerberg: Facebook isn't anti-Trump

Facebook founder defends social network from accusations it opposes US president.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2017, 8:35 AM

Fatah praises Har Adar terrorist

Facebook page of Abbas' Fatah movement praises terrorist who murdered 3 Israelis, calls terrorist a 'Martyr.'Gary Willig, 9/26/2017, 10:13 PM

Facebook apologizes for anti-Semitic ad targeting

The social media giant apologizes after a report revealed that anti-Semitic ad words can be used as advertising criteria.Tzvi Lev, 9/25/2017, 2:29 PM

Florida policeman suspended over anti-Semitic Facebook posts

Police officer posts anti-Semitic jokes, statements, on Facebook. Police department: We take these allegations 'extremely seriously.'JTA, 9/18/2017, 8:02 AM

Facebook listed ‘Jew-hater’ as category for advertisers

Investigative site discovers Facebook categories allowing advertisers to reach anti-Semites; Facebook removes categories.JTA, 9/17/2017, 12:47 AM

Zuckerberg moves his readers

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg posts picture of his daughter drinking from heirloom kiddush cup.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2017, 12:34 AM

Netanyahu's son deletes controversial Facebook post

Yair Netanyahu deletes post with caricature that caused an uproar on the left.Reut Hadar, 9/11/2017, 2:09 AM

IDF Intelligence simulates social media attacks on soldiers

Information Security conducts 'Operation Social Resistance,' testing soldiers' caution against Hamas-style social media attacks.Tal Polon, 9/6/2017, 5:29 PM

Incitement on Facebook: 'Spill blood on the Dome of the Rock'

Security forces arrest senior PA official who published material inciting against Jews and said he missed 'people like Hitler and Eichmann.'Ido Ben Porat, 9/5/2017, 1:36 PM

'Racist' soap dispenser causes storm on Twitter

A viral video shows a soap dispenser giving soap to a white-skinned man while ignoring one with a darker skin tone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2017, 12:49 PM

Watch: Pop your social media bubble

The KIND Foundation wants you to speak to people you don't always agree with.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2017, 4:36 PM

What did the terrorist write in his will?

17-year-old terrorist stabs Border Police officer, is eliminated.Uzi Baruch, 8/19/2017, 8:39 PM

'The writing was on the wall, but Facebook did nothing'

Anti-terror group calls to hold Facebook responsible for failure to remove pro-terror incitement. 'Time for Facebook to apologize.'David Rosenberg, 8/18/2017, 11:03 AM

The Facebook posts which led to indictment

Jewish man gets indicted for incitement on Facebook - while Arab incitement to carry out terror attacks goes unpunished, time and again.Uzi Baruch, Chana Roberts, 8/14/2017, 1:10 PM

33-year-old man arrested ahead of gay pride parade

Man arrested after his Facebook post arouses police suspicions of a threat to today's parade in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/3/2017, 2:22 PM

Class action lawsuit against Facebook for privacy violations

25,000 users seek right to sue Facebook together in Europe for tracking them even when they used other websites.Gary Willig, 7/21/2017, 10:12 AM

Terrorists' message: Smiles will be more beatific

Terrorists post message saying 'smiles will be more beatificl tomorrow' just 3 hours before committing stabbing attack,Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/14/2017, 11:31 AM

Shaked: No room for two parties

Justice Minister refers to possibility that National Union may split from Jewish Home Party. 'We must remain as one party.'Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2017, 5:05 PM

New German law curbs hate speech on social networks

Law places responsibility for removing hate speech and Holocaust denial on social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter.JTA, 7/2/2017, 6:26 PM

Israeli journalist refuses to grant prize to Facebook

Journalist Lital Shemesh refuses to grant prize to senior Facebook official due to the company's condoning of incitement against Jews.Uzi Baruch, London, 6/28/2017, 3:38 PM

Facebook's perilous fumble

Software error causes identity exposure of 1,000 Facebook content managers responsible for deleting terrorist accounts.Mordechai Sones, 6/18/2017, 9:50 AM

Out of the mouths of undergraduates

Seniors in the Communications Department at an Israeli College find a novel way to protest against Facebook's secret censoring policy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2017, 6:30 PM

Spanish woman arrested for online incitement

Spanish police arrest Hamas supporter accused of inciting violence against Jews.JTA, 6/11/2017, 2:49 PM

Journalist to compensate Netanyahus for slander

Court orders journalist Yigal Sarna pay PM and wife Sara 100 thousand shekels for slanderous Facebook post.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 6/11/2017, 10:35 AM

Arab who threatened MK Yehuda Glick given 2 month sentence

PA resident sent videos and pictures of real and fake assassination attempts on MK who survived previous attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2017, 9:09 PM

Attorney General: Facebook can be sued in Israel

In opinion to Supreme Court, AG writes Facebook can be sued in Israel despite standard contract by which company can only be sued in US.Mordechai Sones, 6/4/2017, 1:05 PM

How many haredim are on social media?

Phone survey finds only 2% of haredim are on Facebook.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2017, 12:20 PM

Swiss court: Man guilty of libel over Facebook 'likes'

Swiss court faults 45-year-old for 'liking' defamatory comments on Facebook; opponent says decision may harm freedom of expression.AFP, 5/31/2017, 11:25 PM

Report: Facebook fails to act on Holocaust denial

Report reveals Facebook only acts against Holocaust denial posted in countries which would take legal action against the website.JTA, 5/25/2017, 8:54 PM

Facebook CEO insists no interest in public office

Mark Zuckerberg says state visits do not mean he is running for public office.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2017, 8:39 AM

US court throws out incitement case against Facebook

US Court rules Facebook is not responsible for providing a platform for incitement which resulted in murder of Israelis.Gary Willig, 5/18/2017, 10:21 PM

Pizza Hut apologizes for laughing at eating hunger strike leader

Pizza Hut International apologizes for Pizza Hut Israel's 'inappropriate' Facebook joke, says employee who published it was fired.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2017, 12:27 PM

'Facebook subsidized protesters against Trump'

Report: Since Trump's election companies in Silicon Valley have given employees paid holidays to demonstrate.Mordechai Sones, 5/9/2017, 9:15 PM

Facebook revenue rises

Facebook representatives describe the recent surge in usage, which is unlikely to last., 5/4/2017, 1:45 PM

Facebook to recruit 3000 new workers

Facebook announces it will recruit 3000 new workers to monitor content delivered by live broadcast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2017, 10:24 PM

Search widens for suspect who broadcast murder of elderly man

Police across 5 states hunting for man suspected of murdering elderly stranger. Murder was broadcast live on Facebook.David Rosenberg, 4/18/2017, 9:44 AM

Woman fired for distributing terrorist photo to be compensated

Jerusalem Labor Court rules company worker was unlawfully fired after posting attacker picture on Facebook.Mordechai Sones, 4/6/2017, 11:02 AM

Hezbollah recruited through Facebook profile

Operative assigned to reconnaissance and abduction arrested at zero hour.Mordechai Sones, 3/9/2017, 1:26 PM

German court rules Facebook not responsible for incitement

German court rules against Syrian refugee suing Facebook for posts falsely accusing him of extremist violence.Gary Willig, 3/7/2017, 4:33 PM

Facebook sued in mega court case

NY federal court will hear Shurat Hadin's suits against Facebook for encouraging terrorismOrly Harary, 3/1/2017, 4:35 PM

Facebook shuts down Fatah's page

Facebook shuts down page of PA chairman's party over photo of Arafat with a weapon.Elad Benari, 2/28/2017, 12:24 AM

Ex-marine sent home from Iraq after Facebook video goes viral

US contractor in Iraq sent home after FB video supporting Trump travel ban goes viral.Chana Roberts, 2/11/2017, 8:35 PM

'Huge fines for social media sites that don't remove incitement'

Justice Minister seeks to impose 'huge' fines on social media sites, such as Facebook, which refuse to remove material promoting terrorism.Gary Willig, 2/9/2017, 3:52 PM

Facebook Ordered To Pay $500 Million In Oculus Lawsuit

Facebook ordered to pay $500 million in damages over VR suitUzi Baruch, 2/2/2017, 12:02 PM

Six more fictitious Hamas 'women' revealed by IDF

The IDF reports Thursday it revealed 6 more fictitious identities of Hamas 'girls' who tried to obtain sensitive intelligence information.Yoel Domb, 1/26/2017, 2:38 PM

"Most Arabs want to integrate into society"

Prime Minister issues Facebook post in which he expresses disgust at 'extremists in Arab society who whip up the Arab public.'Nitzan Kedar, 1/23/2017, 7:38 PM

Army Radio broadcaster:'I would also run over a policeman'

Army Radio broadcaster Hen Elmaleh was fired after expressing sympathy on her Facebook page.for terrorist who murdered policeman in Negev.Yoel Domb, 1/18/2017, 5:39 PM

Hamas hacks soldiers' phones by posing as women

Hamas terrorists hacked into dozens of Israeli combat soldiers’ cellphones by posing as attractive Israeli women on Facebook.JTA, 1/12/2017, 1:31 PM

Hamas angry after Facebook blocks its pages

Hamas accuses Facebook of "colluding with the occupation" after it blocks dozens of accounts and pages supporting the movement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2017, 5:58 AM