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Lawsuit claims Twitter directly connected to terror

A groundbreaking new lawsuit demonstrates how Twitter helped ISIS operatives coordinate Paris and Brussels attacks.Ido Ben Porat, 1/10/2017, 10:56 AM

Pakistan's defense minister criticized over threat to Israel

Officials in Pakistan’s government criticize defense minister for threatening Israel over a fake news story.Ben Ariel, 12/28/2016, 6:23 AM

Families of Pulse shooting victims sue Facebook, Twitter, Google

Families of June's Orlando shooting victims file lawsuit against sites for promoting, funding ISIS terror.Chana Roberts, 12/21/2016, 8:45 AM

Journalist apologizes for offensive Trump tweet

Journalist Julia Ioffe fired by Politico after posting a crude joke on Twitter about Donald Trump and his daughter Ivanka.JTA, 12/16/2016, 3:31 AM

Online social media networks say they will curb terror content

Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube say they will partner to curb the spread of terrorist content online.JTA and Arutz Sheva, 12/6/2016, 6:18 PM

Twitter grants verification to Muslim Brotherhood organ

Twitter granted verification to English mouthpiece of Muslim Brotherhood despite condemnation of Brotherhood as a terrorist organization.Gary Willig, 12/4/2016, 6:16 PM

Arab world celebrates fires in Israel

“Israel is burning” becomes a popular hashtag on Twitter as Arabs rejoice in Israel's fires.Elad Benari, 11/25/2016, 6:45 AM

American actor leaves Twitter in protest

James Wood leaves Twitter, says Twitter 'censored' alt-right users.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2016, 9:20 AM

Twitter suspends some alt-right accounts

Twitter has suspended the accounts of several members of the alt-right.JTA, 11/17/2016, 3:54 AM

Trump continues to criticize media on Twitter

Donald Trump criticizes mainstream media in 3 tweets in 30 minutes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2016, 3:15 PM

ADL pegs spike in harassment of reporters to Trump followers

ADL task force tracking online harassment of journalists credits supporters of Trump with the lion’s share of anti-Semitic tweets.JTA, 10/20/2016, 2:44 AM

Israel's president to take questions on Twitter

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin to hold a question-and-answer session on his English and Hebrew Twitter accounts.JTA, 9/23/2016, 4:47 AM

Newsweek editor posts anti-Semitic invective following criticism

Editor for Newsweek Middle East posts classic anti-Semitic expressions in response to pro-Israel critics.JTA, 9/15/2016, 5:05 AM

The re-branding of Donald Trump

The leftist media felt Trump was less dangerous to Hillary than Rubio and Cruz and left him alone, but as soon as his candidacy was clinched, that very same media set out to get him. Ron Jager, 8/23/2016, 10:22 AM

ADL praises Twitter for shutting down accounts promoting terror

Anti-Defamation League welcomes Twitter's move to suspend more than 300,000 accounts that promoted terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2016, 5:45 AM

Twitter suspends 360,000 accounts for terror

Twitter, known for its easy-access policies, defends itself against accusations that the company is a mouthpiece for terror.Rachel Kaplan, 8/18/2016, 8:57 PM

'Neo-Nazis are emailing me links to Haaretz op-eds'

Top American journalist Jeffrey Goldberg clashes with news outlet Haaretz on Twitter over what he calls their 'cartoonish anti-Israelism'.Shai Landesman, 8/2/2016, 8:01 PM

Trump trashes Bloomberg on Twitter, calls him 'little'

Donald Trump lashes out against former New York Mayor on Twitter, calls him “little” and terms his mayoral stint a “disaster.”JTA, 8/1/2016, 5:41 AM

'Wonder Woman' Gal Gadot attacked as 'Zionist' on Twitter

Israeli actress Gal Gadot comes to prominence as 'Wonder Woman' trailer spreads online; some Twitter users don't like her 'Zionism'.JTA, 7/28/2016, 7:48 AM

Coulter asks if Sanders supporters were 'gassed'

Conservative political pundit Ann Coulter under fire for asking on Twitter if Clinton had Bernie Sanders supporters gassed.Ben Ariel, 7/28/2016, 5:33 AM

WikiLeaks removes anti-Semitic tweets

WikiLeaks removes tweets that described some of its Jewish critics as "establishment climbers."JTA, 7/25/2016, 5:34 AM

Trump surrogate retweets anti-Semitic post, then apologizes

Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn retweets an anti-Semitic post and then apologizes, saying it was in error.JTA, 7/25/2016, 4:51 AM

Twitter suspends Milo Yiannopoulos account

Professional provocateur and 'alt-right' sympathizer, suspended from Twitter for abusing actress. "We have not done enough," says Twitter.Rachel Kaplan, 7/20/2016, 9:23 AM

Former pro football player posting anti-Semitic tweets again

Football player fined a year ago by the Canadian Football League for anti-Semitic tweets is still posting such material.JTA, 7/14/2016, 5:12 AM

Wife of NFL player uses anti-Semitic slur on Twitter

Miko Grimes, wife of NFL player Brent Grimes, ridicules Miami Dolphins' Jewish owner for hiring his "Jew buddies".Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2016, 4:42 AM

Donald Trump can lay 'Stargate' to rest -- assuming he wants to

Analysis: Trump could go a long way toward setting aside the anti-Semitism chatter, if he took a cue from his Democratic rivals.Andrew Silow-Carroll, 7/7/2016, 11:36 PM

Trump clarifies: It's just a star

Republican presidential candidate denies controversial tweet included a Star of David, blasts "sick" media for bringing it up.Ben Ariel, 7/7/2016, 6:13 AM

Trump's son-in-law: He's not anti-Semitic

Jared Kushner responds to Star of David tweet, insists his father-in-law is not racist or anti-Semitic.Ben Ariel, 7/7/2016, 4:15 AM

Trump rejects criticism of 'Star of David' tweet

Republican presidential candidate says six-pointed star in tweet criticizing Clinton was not meant to be a Star of David.Ben Ariel, 7/5/2016, 4:12 AM

Combating terror on Facebook and Twitter

MK accuses social media giants of tolerating incitement; former Mossad official: Social media the most important sphere for fighting terror.Shai Landesman, 6/21/2016, 9:12 PM

NY Times editor leaves Twitter over anti-Semitic tweets

Deputy New York Times editor Jonathan Weisman leaves Twitter after receiving a large number of anti-Semitic tweets.JTA, 6/10/2016, 1:05 AM

Mark Zuckerberg's social media accounts hacked

Facebook founder's Twitter and Pinterest accounts hijacked by hacker group called 'OurMine,' using breach in LinkedIn database.JTA, 6/7/2016, 4:18 PM

Jews welcome Facebook, Twitter pledge to crack down on hate

Jewish groups welcome a pledge by four internet giants to crack down on online hate speech.JTA, 6/1/2016, 5:31 AM

NY Times editor calls out Trump over anti-Semitic tweets

Jonathan Weisman calls on Republican presidential nominee to denounce deluge of anti-Semitic tweets by his supporters.JTA, 5/27/2016, 6:28 AM

French pol probed for 'no dogs and Jews allowed' Twitter feed

Politician in southern France calls to ban Jews and dogs on Twitter.JTA, 5/24/2016, 4:10 AM

France: Twitter sued over anti-Semitism, homophobia

Anti-racist and anti-homophobia groups join forces in filing suit against Twitter, YouTube and Facebook for tolerating hateful posts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2016, 5:28 PM

London Mayor targeted by anti-Semitism after Holocaust ceremony

Twitter users respond with Holocaust denial after Sadiq Khan attends Yom Hashoah ceremony as first public engagement.Ben Ariel, 5/10/2016, 5:12 AM

Facebook, Twitter, delete Hamas spokesman's accounts

Spokesman for Hamas military wing issues angry press release after his Twitter account taken down - only for Facebook to do the same.Ari Soffer, 4/17/2016, 4:49 PM

Hamas: Twitter biased in favor of 'Israeli occupation'

Hamas lashes out at Twitter after the social media giant closes a number of its accounts.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/2/2016, 1:13 AM

Turkish official fired over anti-Israel tweet

Turkey's ruling party dismisses member who tweeted that she wished that the Israelis wounded in Istanbul would die.Ben Ariel, 3/20/2016, 3:24 AM

German soccer team apologizes over 'Auschwitz' tweet

Bayern Munich apologizes after a graphic posted on their Twitter account was misinterpreted as having links to Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2016, 5:12 AM

Turkey blocks social media following Ankara attack

Turkish court bans access to Facebook and Twitter after images from Ankara attack were shared on them.Ben Ariel, 3/14/2016, 12:14 AM

Jeb Bush tweets photo of a gun with a Nazi past

Presidential candidate posts a picture of gun with his name on it, made by company that formerly supplied arms to Nazis.Shoshana Miskin, 2/18/2016, 4:36 PM

Twitter deletes 125K terrorist accounts

In an effort to crack down on terrorists who use the platform for support, social media company expands its specialist teams.Shoshana Miskin, 2/7/2016, 9:39 PM

Twitter returns after two-hour crash

Popular social media site crashes Tuesday morning, leaving users across the world locked out of accounts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2016, 11:39 AM

Saudi Arabia threatens Twitter user with lawsuit

Saudi Arabia threatens to sue Twitter user who said a death sentence handed down to a poet was 'ISIS-like'.Ben Ariel, 11/27/2015, 4:46 AM

British MP blasts Twitter's slow response to anti-Semitism

Jewish Labour MP Luciana Berger received a barrage of 2,500 anti-Semitic tweets within three days in October 2014.Cynthia Blank, 11/19/2015, 2:57 PM

California educator under fire for Anne Frank tweet

Assistant principal at California high school posts what is interpreted as an offensive tweet about an upcoming play on Anne Frank.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/8/2015, 5:39 AM

Al Jazeera Apologizes Over Tweet on Jerusalem Stabbing

Al Jazeera says it did not intend to minimize killing of Israelis in a tweet it posted after Saturday's stabbing attack in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/4/2015, 10:05 PM

President Rivlin 'Escaped Demon Monkeys'

Has Israel's president become addicted to Temple Run - or was he punked by a Twitter hacker?Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2015, 7:34 AM

Report: Jewish Mag Considers Dropping Ann Coulter

Commentator's 'f---king Jews' remarks may have been a political response, but the stereotypes Coulter put forth may see her column pulled.Tova Dvorin, 9/20/2015, 8:31 AM

Khamenei Backs Coulter's Twitter Rant About Jews, GOP

Iran's Supreme Leader accuses presidential candidates of trying to "satisfy Zionists" following Coulter's Twitter criticism.Elad Benari, 9/18/2015, 4:44 AM

PBS Anchor Reprimanded Over Anti-Netanyahu Tweet

PBS ombudsman says Gwen Ifill's "Take that, Bibi" tweet was inexcusable.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/5/2015, 12:19 AM

PBS Journalist Slammed for 'Nasty' Anti-Bibi Tweet

Twitter users blast PBS journalist Gwen Ifill for writing 'Take that Bibi' after Obama secured necessary votes to ensure Iran nuclear deal.Moshe Cohen, 9/3/2015, 9:42 AM

Bennett Corrects Troll in Twitter Smackdown

Newly-appointed Education Minister makes the best of an incitement-laced post, correcting the poster's grammar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2015, 7:09 PM

Turkey Lifts Twitter Block Over Court-Ordered Censorship

Ankara temporarily blocks social media site after gruesome photos circulate of suicide bombing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2015, 7:22 PM

NFL Hopeful Apologizes for 'Jews Killed Jesus' Tweets

Jarryd Hayne addresses Jewish community in apology for tweets blaming Jews for killing Jesus, claims to accept 'people of all faiths.'Cynthia Blank, 7/15/2015, 8:31 PM