Ocasio-Cortez defends her right to block people on Twitter

Freshman lawmaker responds after receiving letter urging her not to block people on Twitter due to their viewpoints.Ben Ariel, 8/30/2019, 4:09 AM

Forum urges Twitter users to make fake 'Jewish' accounts

Fake Twitter accounts are impersonating Jews and promoting anti-Semitism.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 8/21/2019, 8:32 AM

Germany disciplines personnel who 'liked' anti-Israel tweets

Germany's Foreign Ministry issues new social media guidelines after anti-Israel tweets were "liked" by diplomats.Nissan Tzur, 7/31/2019, 4:06 AM

Second CNN contributor apologizes for anti-Semitic tweets

Kareem Farid, who appeared as a guest commentator on CNN Arabic web videos, apologizes for tweeting in support of Hitler.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2019, 12:07 AM

CNN photo editor apologizes for hateful tweets

CNN photo editor who resigned following anti-Semitic tweets says he no longer holds views expressed in those tweets.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/27/2019, 12:15 AM

When Liberals and White Nationalists see eye-to-eye

Liberals will be aghast at being compared to white nationalists, but both camps are obsessed with race. Rafael Castro, 7/19/2019, 5:30 PM

House approves resolution condemning Trump tweets as 'racist'

House of Representatives approves resolution condemning Trump's tweets against four Democratic congresswomen.Ben Ariel, 7/17/2019, 2:00 AM

Dov Hikind sues Ocasio-Cortez for blocking him on Twitter

Former NY Democratic Assemblyman sues AOC for blocking him on Twitter hours after court rules President Trump cannot block people.Marcy Oster/JTA, 7/11/2019, 5:56 PM

Twitter finally removes anti-Semitic Farrakhan tweet

Following policy change, Twitter removes 2018 tweet by Louis Farrakhan comparing Jews to termites.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 7/10/2019, 7:23 AM

Twitter suspends Egyptian actor who called to kill Jews

Twitter suspends account of Egyptian actor Hesham Mansour who tweeted, “Now lets kill some Jews”.Ben Ariel and JTA, 7/2/2019, 4:04 AM

Had there been Twitter in the Holocaust...

Technology was not the problem when it came to the apathetic world during the last Holocaust. And it is not the solution either.Rabbi Dr. David Nesenoff, 5/15/2019, 6:44 AM

The Twitter complaint about my tweet on the Sri Lanka massacre

What exactly is wrong with wondering where all the leaders and people are (Muslim and non-Muslim alike) who are verbalizing  the “Our Father” and “Hail Mary” aloud in public — in solidarity with Christians after the  Sri Lanka Jihad Massacre? Jamie Glazov, 4/25/2019, 3:42 PM

Who is really behind anti-Likud 'bots' report?

Amid push back against report of alleged Likud online smear campaign, some have cited report's ties to left-wing US group. Is it fake news?David Rosenberg, 4/1/2019, 2:47 PM

Twitter suspends account of far-right French weekly

Twitter account of French weekly Rivarol suspended after repeated denunciations by watchdogs.Ben Ariel, 2/19/2019, 5:15 AM

Twitter temporarily bans Khamenei's account

Twitter temporarily bans Iran's Supreme Leader from tweeting after ht posed a message threatening author Salman Rushdie.Elad Benari, 2/18/2019, 3:39 AM

Pence: Rep. Omar's tweets 'a disgrace'

Vice President denounces Rep. Ilhan Omar’s anti-Semitic tweets: Those who engage in anti-Semitic tropes should face consequences.Elad Benari, 2/13/2019, 5:29 AM

Conference of Presidents: Zero tolerance for intolerance

Heads of Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations denounce Rep. Ilhan Omar’s anti-Semitic tweets.Ben Ariel, 2/12/2019, 12:08 AM

Greenblatt to PLO official: My door is always open

US envoy responds to PLO's Hanan Ashrawi, who asserted that US officials are engaging in diplomacy through Twitter.Elad Benari, 2/3/2019, 3:35 AM

Twitter suspends accounts aiming fake news at Israel

61 accounts aimed linked to foreign fake news campaigns aimed at manipulating Israeli public opinion suspended from Twitter.Marcy Oster/JTA, 1/29/2019, 7:13 PM

Holocaust denier Patrick Little still active on YouTube, Twitter

Gab banned former congressional candidate last week, but his accounts are still active on YouTube and Twitter.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 11/28/2018, 10:59 PM

Chelsea Clinton calls out Louis Farrakhan over anti-Semitism

Daughter of President Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton slams Nation of Islam leader over anti-Semitic tweet comparing Jews to termites.JTA, 10/18/2018, 3:08 PM

Iranian Foreign Minister criticizes Twitter

Mohammad Javad Zarif claims Twitter shuts down accounts of "real" Iranians, while failing to shut down anti-government ones.Ben Ariel, 9/17/2018, 5:46 AM

Alex Jones permanently banned from Twitter

Alex Jones and “Infowars” show won’t be able to create new accounts on Twitter or take over existing ones. Twitter cites "abusive behavior."JTA, 9/7/2018, 4:29 PM

Netanyahu comments on 'the strong' spark off Twitter storm

PM becomes target of vitriolic attacks on Twitter after saying that history favors the strong and 'the weak crumble.'Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 9/3/2018, 12:23 PM

US Twitter campaign aimed at Palestinian Arabs?

US Special Envoy publishes series of tweets in multiple languages signed by other administration officials criticizing PA, Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2018, 9:24 PM

US: Jewish candidate launches anti-Semitic Twitter tirade

Oregon congressional candidate Mark Roberts tweets 'off with your yarmulke' — and he's Jewish.JTA, 8/15/2018, 12:50 PM

Ahmadinejad takes to Twitter to mock Trump

Former Iranian President weighs in on spat between Trump and basketball star LeBron James.Elad Benari, 8/6/2018, 6:42 AM

Marc Caputo and the madenss of the mainstream media

The US public is angry at the media and it is not hard to see why. Marc Caputo is the latest example of putting down those who think differently than they do. Jeff Dunetz, 8/5/2018, 7:13 AM

Liberman and Gabbay trade barbs on Twitter

After Defense Minister wonders why people are leaving the Labor party, its chairman fires back.Elad Benari, 8/1/2018, 4:08 AM

Roseanne apologizes to former Obama adviser

Jewish American comedian Roseanne Barr apologized for tweet post about Valerie Jarrett which was a factor in cancellation of her sitcom.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/28/2018, 2:02 AM

Ron Paul tweets racist, anti-Semitic cartoon

Former Texas congressman and presidential hopeful Ron Paul posts, then deletes, picture featuring anti-Semitic caricature.JTA, 7/3/2018, 7:57 AM

Twitter blocks active Hamas, Hezbollah accounts in Israel

Blockings come two weeks after Public Security Minister sends letter saying Twitter 'irresponsive to requests to remove terror content.'JTA, 7/2/2018, 6:10 PM

Netanyahu: Barak has lost it

Netanyahu mocks Ehud Barak after he compares Netanyahu and his wife to King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette.Elad Benari, 6/27/2018, 6:36 AM

Erdan challenges Twitter: 'Shut down accounts of terror groups'

Public Security Minister calls on Twitter to close accounts of terror groups, threatening 'legal and criminal' action for failure to do so.Tal Polon, 6/12/2018, 9:57 PM

Twitter punishes Louis Farrakhan following anti-Semitic rant

Anti-Semitic Nation of Islam leader's account decertified by Twitter after he posted rant against 'Satanic Jews'.David Rosenberg, 6/10/2018, 11:01 PM

Israeli Embassy 'trolls' Khamenei

After Iran's Supreme Leader calls Israel a cancerous tumor on Twitter, the Israeli Embassy mocks him with a GIF.Elad Benari, 6/5/2018, 5:15 AM

Court: Trump can't block users on Twitter

NY federal judge says president's blocking of certain users on Twitter is discriminatory and violates First Amendment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/23/2018, 10:36 PM

ADL: 4 million anti-Semitic tweets last year

Report finds widespread anti-Semitism in English on Twitter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2018, 7:36 PM

Twitter recommends: Change your password

Twitter recommends that users change their passwords due to bug in how it stores passwords.Ben Ariel, 5/3/2018, 11:38 PM

Twitter suspends Jewish Home MK's account

MK Bezalel Smotrich's Twitter account suspended after he wrote that Arab teen Ahed Tamimi should have been shot in the kneecap.Hezki Baruch, 4/24/2018, 1:08 AM

Shaked: A tweet could end in a terror attack

Justice Minister meets Facebook official, says terrorist organizations have moved to Twitter instead of Facebook.Hezki Baruch, 3/20/2018, 5:14 AM

France's Macron vows cyber hate crackdown

French President Macron promises to work towards forcing web operators to remove hateful content.AFP, 3/8/2018, 8:47 AM

Hijab-wearing model quits L'Oreal campaign over anti-Semitism

First hijab-wearing model to appear in L'Oreal haircare campaign pulls out from campaign after old anti-Israel tweets exposed.Elad Benari, 1/23/2018, 2:13 AM

Palestinian Arab anti-Semitism for all to see

Short and to the point. All you need to see. Barry Shaw, 1/20/2018, 10:36 PM

Trump: 'I use Social Media not because I like to, but...'

US President explains the reason for his frequent use of Twitter: 'Fake News Media.' 'Many stories and reports are pure fiction!'Mordechai Sones, 12/31/2017, 10:36 AM

Who closed Ahed Tamimi's Twitter account?

Supporters of female terrorist Ahed Tamimi claim her account was closed at 'Zionists' behest.'Chana Roberts, 12/29/2017, 8:07 AM

Argentine TV celebrity fired over anti-Semitic tweets

Ursula Vargues tweets that 'Jews control the media,' then says she 'did not want to hurt anyone.'JTA, 12/1/2017, 8:07 AM

London Mayor: Cancel Trump's visit

London Mayor Sadiq Khan calls on British government to cancel any official state visit by Trump following Twitter incident.Ben Ariel, 12/1/2017, 5:10 AM

MSNBC's ‘Morning Joe’: Trump is mentally ill, has dementia

Popular TV hosts hit back at President Trump after president mentioned 2001 death in Scarborough's office.Tzvi Lev, 11/30/2017, 6:22 PM

Twitter to allow 280-character tweets

Twitter to double the number of characters allowed in a tweet.Elad Benari, 11/8/2017, 5:06 AM

Twitter adds safeguards after Trump's account is taken down

Twitter says it added safeguards to prevent security lapses after worker deactivates Trump’s account for 11 minutes.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/3/2017, 9:59 PM

Trump's Twitter 'disappears'

Twitter employee deactivates Trump’s personal Twitter account for 11 minutes on their last day of work.Ben Ariel, 11/3/2017, 6:01 AM

Scaramucci Twitter account doubles down on Holocaust deaths poll

Poll asking how many Jews died in Holocaust reposted by Twitter account associated with former WH communications director despite outcry.JTA, 10/22/2017, 8:05 PM

PA mission to Colombia calls for Israel's destruction

Official PA mission to State of Colombia tweets quote from Arafat saying Arab goal is end of Israel. 'We don't want peace. We want WAR.'Gary Willig, 10/20/2017, 11:50 AM

Report: Scaramucci feels fallout from Twitter Holocaust survey

Former communications director for Donald Trump's speaking tour canceled after Twitter survey asking how many Jews died in Holocaust.JTA, 10/19/2017, 6:32 PM

Netanyahu to Iran: Delete your Twitter account

Israeli PM calls on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Khonsari to delete his Twitter account., 10/17/2017, 6:49 PM

South African Jews sue local politician

Jewish community of South Africa files lawsuit against local politician over offensive tweets about the Holocaust.Ben Ariel, 9/6/2017, 12:05 AM