Trump threatens to 'shut down' social media sites

US President says conservative voices are silenced on social media after Twitter fact-checks several of his posts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2020, 3:49 PM

Twitter slaps fact-check label on Trump’s tweets

Twitter slaps fact-check label on Trump tweets on mail-in ballots. Trump: Twitter is now interfering in the 2020 Presidential Election.Ben Ariel, 5/27/2020, 5:39 AM

Channel 12 News & journalist Dana Weiss to sue Yair Netanyahu for libel

Prime Minister's son to be accused of making 'libelous and misogynous' statements on Twitter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2020, 8:39 PM

Minister to Twitter: Suspend Khamenei's account

Strategic Affairs Minister writes to Twitter CEO, demands he suspend Iranian Supreme Leader's account over his anti-Israel posts.Elad Benari, 5/26/2020, 3:06 AM

‘Something’s fishy here’: Why did Twitter ban Michael Oren?

Ex-MK and Israeli Ambassador to the US tells Arutz Sheva he was barred from Twitter with no explanation, only to be reinstated days later.David Rosenberg, 5/5/2020, 12:23 PM

Twitter CEO to donate $1 billion to fight coronvirus outbreak

Jack Dorsey's donation marks the largest pledged gift by a private individual yet during the pandemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2020, 12:03 AM

Defense Minister Naftali Bennett's Twitter account hacked

Defense Minister's official Twitter account hacked overnight Friday, likely by Turkish or pro-Palestinian hackers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2020, 2:38 AM

Anti-Semitic Fatah tweet removed

Strategic Affairs Minister: While Abbas talks about peace at the UN his party posts nauseating hatred of Jews.Yoni Kempinski, 2/12/2020, 3:17 PM

Al Jazeera analyst: 'Who's more successful, Arab regimes or Israel?'

Al Jazeera's Faisal al-Qassem asks Twitter followers who is more democratic and successful - and the answers are (not) surprising.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2020, 11:03 AM

Republican senators to Twitter: Suspend Khamenei's and Zarif's accounts

Group of Republican senators ask Twitter to suspend accounts of Iranian Supreme Leader and Foreign Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2020, 6:12 AM

Twitter introduces new feature critics call 'the death of conversation'

Dave Cullen: 'If politicians make use of this new feature, it will show the ones who believe in free speech, and those who don't.'Mordechai Sones, 1/11/2020, 7:14 PM

Toronto university labor union under fire for anti-Semitic tweet

B’nai Brith Canada condemns labor union at University of Toronto following anti-Israel and anti-Semitic tweets.Ben Ariel, 1/6/2020, 2:11 AM

The Jewish man who changed an anti-Semite's mind on Twitter

The blogger David Abitbol (aka Jewlicious) touches people all over the world and fights for Israel on social networks.Naor Meningher and Eytan Weinstein, 12/20/2019, 3:24 PM

Trump breaks the internet

Trump tweets picture of his head superimposed on the body of Rocky. The reason? No one knows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2019, 12:35 AM

Sa'ar blasts Netanyahu: Lack of inhibitions

Sa'ar criticizes Likud spokesman who used the party's Twitter account to attack him.Hezki Baruch, 11/25/2019, 4:04 AM

Bolton tweets again - after 2-month break

John Bolton says White House blocked his Twitter account, thanks Twitter for returning control of account.Chana Roberts, 11/23/2019, 6:04 PM

Bolton accuses White House of blocking access to Twitter account

Former National Security Adviser returns to Twitter after lengthy absence, says White House "suppressed" his account.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/22/2019, 10:36 PM

'Red tweet'

IDF's Twitter account was blocked from reporting about rocket sirens after the social network identified it as a repetitive tweet.Ido Ben Porat, 11/14/2019, 11:54 PM

Ex-Twitter employees accused of spying for Saudi Arabia

US prosecutors say Saudi government recruited two Twitter employees to get personal account information of their critics.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2019, 2:11 AM

AOC apologizes for blocking former NY assemblyman on Twitter

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez settles lawsuit, issues apology to Dov Hikind after blocking him on Twitter.Ben Ariel, 11/5/2019, 6:07 AM

Twitter suspends Hezbollah and Hamas-related accounts

Hezbollah’s television station says most of its Twitter accounts have been suspended. Hamas-affiliated accounts suspended as well.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/4/2019, 3:12 AM

Israel made up fake immigrants on Twitter to promote immigration

'Nothing short of horrendous.' Report claims Immigration Ministry created fake profiles of phony immigrants on Twitter to promote Aliyah.Ben Sales, JTA, 11/1/2019, 7:57 AM

Congressmen call out Twitter for allowing Hamas and Hezbollah

Four House members pen letter to Twitter CEO expressing concern over tolerance for 'political wings' of Hamas, Hezbollah terror groups.Marcy Oster/JTA, 10/23/2019, 4:33 AM

Watch: Saudi blogger sings another Jewish poem

Saudi blogger and Israel fan Mohammed Saud posts a second video of him singing a piyyut in honor of Rosh Hashanah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/27/2019, 2:13 AM

Trump rips the media: They have gone totally crazy

US President lashes out at mainstream media: They knowingly make up the facts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2019, 5:29 AM

Twitter CEO’s account sends pro-Nazi tweets after being hacked

'Hitler is innocent.' Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account defends Hitler and Nazi Germany in series of tweets - after being hacked.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/2/2019, 8:07 AM

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