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

Hazan Lashes Out at Hotovely in Twitter Feud

Likud MKs resort to Twitter battle over remarks allegedly made during faction discussion on overhauling party primaries.Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 5/28/2015, 7:45 AM

Obama Launches New Twitter Feed

@POTUS Twitter account will allow Obama "to engage directly with the American people", says the White House.Ben Ariel, 5/19/2015, 5:45 AM

ISIS 'Conquers Rome' - On Twitter

Photos purport to show jihadist gloating at various landmarks, following numerous reports ISIS is trying to infiltrate Italy.Tova Dvorin, 5/18/2015, 7:29 PM

Twitter Deletes 10,000 ISIS Accounts - in One Day

Large-scale purge due to 'violent threats,' many reports about jihadist activity; up to 90,000 accounts may be linked to ISIS.Tova Dvorin, 4/12/2015, 9:33 AM

President of Ecuador Tweets 'Heil Hitler'

Rafael Correa has yet to apologize for the tweet, a response to opponent deeming him 'fascist.'Tova Dvorin, 4/12/2015, 7:55 AM

Turkey Lifts Twitter Ban, Offending Photos Removed

Photographs of a prosecutor held at gunpoint by far-left militants and later murdered were deleted. Youtube still blocked.Gil Ronen, Tova Dvorin, 4/7/2015, 8:21 AM

Turkey Blocks Access to Social Media Sites

In most comprehensive ban to date, Islamist AKP government bans Facebook, Twitter and Youtube in response to images of captive prosecutor.Ari Soffer, 4/6/2015, 3:13 PM

BBC Editor Denies Being Anti-Semitic After Anti-Netanyahu Tweet

BBC's Middle East Editor rejects allegations he is anti-Semitic after tweeting that Netanyahu "plays the holocaust card".Ben Ariel, 3/8/2015, 5:00 AM

Birds of a Feather: Ahmadinejad Meets Dieudonne

Former Iranian president infamous for Holocaust remarks and anti-Semitic comedian meet in Tehran, for at least the second time.Tova Dvorin, 2/25/2015, 7:57 PM

Charlie Hebdo Survivor Targeted by ISIS Supporters

ISIS-affiliated Twitter accounts call for lone-wolf attacks against Charlie Hebdo cartoonist and human rights activist, Zineb el-Rhazoui.Cynthia Blank, 2/23/2015, 6:12 PM

France Enlists Silicon Valley Help in Cyber War on Terror

French interior minister insists struggle to keep incitement from social media not an attack on free speech.Arutz Sheva, 2/21/2015, 6:46 PM

Proposal: Internet 'Restraining Order' for Anti-Semitism

British MPs push to stop anti-Semitism online through 'restraining orders' - and through government funding for Jews' security.Tova Dvorin, 2/9/2015, 7:23 PM

No Charges Against Teens who Called to Kill Jews on Twitter

Police say NJ teenagers who posted photos in Hitler costume, said kosher ice cream shop 'perfect for bombing,' 'did not commit a crime.'Tova Dvorin, 2/6/2015, 11:52 AM

Rogue Diplomats Face Hearing for anti-Netanyahu Comments

Israeli diplomats who used social media to criticize Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and other officials could be fired, officials said.Yaakov Levi , 2/5/2015, 8:06 AM

Murdered Japanese Journalist's Peace Tweet Goes Viral

Kenji Goto's message of tolerance goes viral after Islamic State (ISIS) murdered him to international outrage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2015, 8:01 AM

Social Media Cracking Down on ISIS

Expert says social media networks are quietly shutting down ISIS's accounts as they leave others up for spying purposes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2015, 8:16 PM

'I Am Knife': Twitter Users Praise Palestinian Terrorist Stabber

In gross re-appropriation of #JeSuisCharlie, Twitter users write #JeSuisCouteau to praise Palestinian's stabbing spree in Tel Aviv.Cynthia Blank, 1/22/2015, 12:05 PM

CNN's Jim Clancy Steps Down After Anti-Israel Rant

Without giving reason, news anchor Jim Clancy resigned on Friday from CNN after 34 years.Cynthia Blank, 1/18/2015, 7:55 AM

CNN's Jim Clancy Deletes Twitter Account after Anti-Israel Rant

Senior CNN correspondent drew criticism from Jewish and disabled rights activists after a bizarre outburst.Ari Soffer, 1/15/2015, 6:09 PM

'Islamic State' Hacks US CENTCOM's Twitter

Central Command's official Twitter and YouTube accounts hacked by group called 'CyberCaliphate,' an alleged ISIS affiliate.Cynthia Blank, 1/12/2015, 9:24 PM

India Arrests Man who Promoted ISIS on Twitter

24-year-old arrested in India on suspicion of running a Twitter account in which he celebrated the rise of ISIS.Ben Ariel, 12/14/2014, 2:28 AM

Khamenei: America's Problems Caused by Israel's 'Domination'

Iran's Supreme Leader claims socio-economic problems in the United States are caused by Israel's "domination" of the government.Elad Benari, 12/4/2014, 6:12 AM

British MPs Justify Palestinian Terrorism

British MPs equate Temple Mount rights issue, Har Nof massacre in series of controversial tweets.Tova Dvorin, 11/19/2014, 6:25 PM

Khamenei: The Only Cure for Israel is its Annihilation

In a Twitter tirade, Iran's Supreme Leader calls for Israel's destruction, says that Palestinian Arabs should be armed.Elad Benari, 11/9/2014, 4:24 AM

British Opposition Leader Condemns 'Vile' Anti-Semitic Campaign

UK Opposition Leader Ed Miliband condemns Neo-Nazi-led campaign against MP Luciana Berger, urges social media firms to do more.Cynthia Blank, 11/2/2014, 10:54 AM

ISIS Threatens Twitter CEO and Employees

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo says he and and his staff have received death threats from ISIS after shutting down some of their accounts.Ben Ariel, 10/12/2014, 6:18 AM

NBA Player Sparks Rage with Holocaust Selfie

San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green in hot water after insensitive selfie photo at Berlin's Holocaust Memorial.Ari Yashar, 10/9/2014, 9:45 PM

Twitter CEO Calls Rouhani Out on Social Media Ban

Rouhani's tweets on UN trolled by CEO Dick Costolo, who asks when the Iranian people will get to use the popular site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2014, 1:55 PM

UK Soccer Club Pulls Rosh Hashanah Tweet Amid Racist Backlash

Liverpool FC deletes tweet wishing Jewish fans a happy new year after a hail of anti-Semitic abuse.Ari Soffer, 9/28/2014, 11:22 AM

Jerusalem ISIS-Linked Group Threatens to Kill Twitter Employees

Jihadi group urges attacks against Twitter headquarters if the company keeps shutting down ISIS supporting accounts.Ari Soffer, 9/11/2014, 9:42 AM

Anti-Terrorism for Children? Coloring Book on IS Debuts

Controversial company rereleases coloring book on global jihad, calls IS 'evil.'Tova Dvorin, 9/4/2014, 8:59 PM

British IS Woman Campaigns for 'Equal Right to Kill'

British IS supporter takes to Twitter, vows to become 'first UK woman to kill a US or UK terrorist,' as UK jihadist figures rise rapidly.Tova Dvorin, 8/22/2014, 2:34 PM

Police Investigating Irish Soccer Player's Anti-Semitic Tweet

Police in Ireland confirm they are investigating Tommy McGuigan's call for his followers to punch Jews. McGuigan has apologized.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2014, 5:46 AM

Dutch Official Suspended for Saying ISIS is 'Zionist Plot'

Official at the Dutch National Cyber Security Center suspended after tweeting that the Islamic State is "a preconceived plan of Zionists".Elad Benari, 8/14/2014, 5:14 AM

Cupcake Company Tweets Sweet Anti-Semitism

Cupcake Crew, a finalist on a television reality show, elicits backlash after tweeting 'Zionist pigs' remark.Tova Dvorin, 7/25/2014, 12:22 PM

Popular Singer Rihanna Tweets 'Free Palestine', Apologizes

Popular pop star Rihanna posted a tweet in support of Palestinian Arabs, then deleted it and said the tweet was made by mistake.Elad Benari, 7/17/2014, 5:44 AM

IDF's Twitter Hacked, Warning of 'Nuclear Leak' Posted

Hackers nearly cause panic after posting a fake tweet about a nuclear leak in Dimona on IDF's Twitter account.Elad Benari, 7/4/2014, 12:44 AM

Twitter War Breaks Out over 'Jewish State' Law

Ahead of landmark vote on 'Jewish State Law,' leading right- and left-wing activists - which soon gets personal.Tova Dvorin, 6/8/2014, 11:15 AM

Turkey: Twitter User Given Jail Term Over Offensive Posts

Turkish court hands a 15-month jail term to a teacher over Twitter posts deemed religiously offensive.Elad Benari, 5/30/2014, 5:43 AM

CAIR's Anti-Memorial Day Tweets Anger American Muslims

Officials with the Council on American-Islamic Relations question whether to honor U.S. troops, angering American Muslims.Elad Benari, 5/30/2014, 4:43 AM

Maccabi Tel Aviv 'Shocked' at Anti-Semitic Tweetstorm

Team responds to hate campaign, notes their yellow uniforms are in identification with Jews persecuted during the Holocaust.Tova Dvorin, 5/21/2014, 5:13 PM

Rapper Denies Donning Anti-Semitic Costume

Accusations fly after American rapper Macklemore dons beard and hooked nose, makes bar mitzvah jokes - then denies the gag's anti-Semitism.Tova Dvorin, 5/20/2014, 9:20 AM

Khamenei: Israel the 'Most Wicked Terrorists' in the World

Iran’s Supreme Leader slams Israel in a series of tweets on "Nakba Day".Elad Benari, 5/15/2014, 2:16 AM

British Candidate Resigns Over Anti-Islamic Tweets

David Bishop, a British Tory council candidate, forced to resign after posting anti-Islamic comments on Twitter.Elad Benari, 5/5/2014, 5:13 AM

Erdogan Threatens to Probe Twitter for Tax Evasion

Turkey’s Prime Minister accuses Twitter of tax evasion, pledges to launch a probe against it.Elad Benari, 4/13/2014, 5:35 AM

Erdogan Claims Social Media 'Disrespects National Values'

Reeling from a court ruling upholding the right to free speech on social media, Turkish Prime Minister slams US company over values.Tova Dvorin and Elad Benari, 4/4/2014, 11:10 AM

Turkey Lifts Block on Twitter

Turkey lifts its block on Twitter, 24 hours after its highest court overturned the ban.Elad Benari, 4/4/2014, 1:14 AM

Turkey Threatens to Block More Websites

Sources in Ankara say Turkey could block access to other social media platforms, after YouTube and Twitter were already blocked.Elad Benari, 3/28/2014, 3:12 AM

Turkish Court Overturns Twitter Ban

Ankara court orders lifting of ban on social media site; telecommunication authority has 30 days to comply.Ari Yashar, 3/26/2014, 8:05 PM

Peace Now's Tweet 'Supports Terror on Israel'

Far-left leader Oppenheimer tweets terrorist shot sabotaging security fence was 'unarmed Palestinian child,' sparks outrage.Iddo Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 3/25/2014, 7:17 PM

Erdogan Defends Twitter Ban

Turkey's Prime Minister confirms he gave the orders to shut down Twitter, claims the site was breaking Turkey's laws.Elad Benari, 3/24/2014, 4:43 AM

Turkey Stops Users Who Got Around Twitter Ban

Turkish government blocks access to Google DNS which many had been using in order to bypass the ban on Twitter.Elad Benari, 3/23/2014, 6:18 AM