Strategic Affairs Ministry pushes back at Twitter

Strategic Affairs Ministry pushes back at Twitter

Ministry letter accuses social media mammoth of 'double standard'; demands 'transparency' on complaints they receive and take action on.Mordechai Sones, Monday, 6:32 PM
White House criticizes Twitter over Khamenei anti-Israel posts

White House criticizes Twitter over Khamenei anti-Israel posts

White House Press Secretary criticizes Twitter for allowing Khamenei's anti-Israel tweets to go uncensored while labeling Trump's tweets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2020, 6:15 AM
Former Ku Klux Klan leader permanently banned from Twitter

Former Ku Klux Klan leader permanently banned from Twitter

David Duke permanently banned from Twitter for repeated violations of its rules on hate speech.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/1/2020, 1:24 AM
Three people charged over high-profile Twitter attack

Three people charged over high-profile Twitter attack

17-year-old Tampa teen among those facing charges linked to Twitter breach which targeted accounts of verified figures.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/31/2020, 11:06 PM
Twitter official: Khamenei's anti-Israel tweets don't violate rules

Twitter official: Khamenei's anti-Israel tweets don't violate rules

Twitter policy chief tells Knesset members that Iranian Supreme Leader's call to eliminate Israel are not a violation of rules.Ben Ariel, 7/31/2020, 6:34 AM
Twitter suspends Donald Trump Jr.

Twitter suspends Donald Trump Jr.

Twitter says President's son violated policy on 'COVID-19 misinformation' by posting video of doctor discussing hydroxychloroquine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2020, 5:59 PM
7 Israeli MKs join Twitter walkout

7 Israeli MKs join Twitter walkout

Israeli lawmakers join Twitter boycott in protest of social media giant's response to string of anti-Semitic tweets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2020, 11:03 AM
'There's an unacceptable double standard on digital media'

'There's an unacceptable double standard on digital media'

Blue and White MK Michal Cotler-Wunsh explains her decision to join two-day boycott of Twitter over anti-Semitic content.Hezki Baruch, 7/28/2020, 2:39 AM
MK Cotler-Wunsh joins Twitter walkout over recent spate anti-Semitic posts by celebrities

MK Cotler-Wunsh joins Twitter walkout over recent spate anti-Semitic posts by celebrities

Activists launch 48-hour boycott of Twitter social media network in protest of spate of anti-Jewish posts by celebrities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2020, 11:08 AM
British rapper Wiley dropped by managers over anti-Semitic posts

British rapper Wiley dropped by managers over anti-Semitic posts

'Godfather of grime' suspended from Twitter after engaging in anti-Semitic rants on social media.Gary Willig, 7/26/2020, 2:22 PM
The Star of David is deemed “Hateful Imagery” on Twitter

The Star of David is deemed “Hateful Imagery” on Twitter

The Star of David is a symbol of hope for Jews, not “hateful imagery.” Twitter has insulted the Jewish people and its heritage. Op-ed.Angela Van Der Pluym, 7/20/2020, 9:08 AM
Twitter: Hackers manipulated our employees in high-profile attack

Twitter: Hackers manipulated our employees in high-profile attack

Twitter apologizes for massive high-profile attack in which official accounts were broken into by hackers asking for Bitcoin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2020, 6:32 AM
Hackers break into high-profile Twitter accounts, ask for bitcoin donations

Hackers break into high-profile Twitter accounts, ask for bitcoin donations

Accounts of Joe Biden, Bill Gates and Kanye West among those hit by massive Twitter hack aimed at soliciting donations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2020, 1:05 AM
Israeli embassy tweet slams Netanyahu, haredim

Israeli embassy tweet slams Netanyahu, haredim

Post comparing Netanyahu to beheaded king of France, appears on official Twitter account of Israeli embassy in Ghana.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2020, 7:20 PM
Twitter suspends pro-Israel blogger for 'anti-Semitism'

Twitter suspends pro-Israel blogger for 'anti-Semitism'

Social media platform suspends Jewish, pro-Israel blogger Elder of Ziyon for 'abusive profile information.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2020, 10:57 PM
Twitter hides Trump tweet over 'abusive content'

Twitter hides Trump tweet over 'abusive content'

Twitter hides tweet from US President in which he threatened to use "serious force" against protesters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2020, 5:40 AM
Twitter flags and hides Trump, prefers Khamenei's calls to destroy Israel

Twitter flags and hides Trump, prefers Khamenei's calls to destroy Israel

Requests were often made to ban Khamenei's Twitter account. Requests that, as we know,  were ignored. Op-ed.Giulio Meotti, Italy, 6/4/2020, 7:30 PM
Trump signs new executive order targeting social media

Trump signs new executive order targeting social media

Trump says new order strips the liability protection from companies that censor content.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 5/28/2020, 11:35 PM
Trump to sign executive order regarding social media

Trump to sign executive order regarding social media

Trump will sign an executive order regarding social media following Twitter's decision to attach "fake news" warning to his tweets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2020, 4:13 AM
Trump threatens to 'shut down' social media sites

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’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

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

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?

‘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

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 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

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 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

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'

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

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 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 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 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

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

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'

'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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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 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

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 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

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

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 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...

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

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