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Western progressives now burn books

Western progressives now burn books

It was a very fruitful week for the fanatical censors. The situation is serious - and we had better wake up. Op-ed.Giulio Meotti‏, 17/03/2021 19:59
'Speech police:' Principal suspended for criticizing Big Tech

'Speech police:' Principal suspended for criticizing Big Tech

Principal from Tennessee school who was suspended 6 weeks for daring to question social media censorship interviewed by Tucker Carlson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2021 16:31
Dr. Seuss is censored

Dr. Seuss is censored

Dr. Seuss Enterprises announces it will no longer print 6 books from acclaimed children's author due to 'offensive content'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/03/2021 17:57
'Facebook and Twitter? Boycott them, there are other sites’

'Facebook and Twitter? Boycott them, there are other sites’

With a radio show pulling in more than 14 million listeners, Mark Levin has no reason to pull his punches. Interview.Caroline Glick, 28/02/2021 22:11
Florida governor DeSantis: 'We'll hold social media accountable'

Florida governor DeSantis: 'We'll hold social media accountable'

Florida Governor DeSantis tells Newsmax about plans to hold social media platforms and 'big tech' accountable following censorship campaign.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2021 21:11
COVID-19 virus 'censorship and confusion'

COVID-19 virus 'censorship and confusion'

Pulse of Israel looks at availability of COVID-19 data and information and what they call 'censorship'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2021 08:09
Social media: Selective outrage

Social media: Selective outrage

The internet has come to resemble medieval Europe during the time of the Black Death, when Jews were accused of poisoning wells. Op-ed.Matthew M. Hausman, J.D. , 25/01/2021 14:16
Hemingway wouldn’t make the cut either, these days

Hemingway wouldn’t make the cut either, these days

Used to be, your book got rejected because of the writing or the subject. Now what counts is who you voted for. Opinion.Jack Engelhard, 20/01/2021 11:40
'Twitter senior executive Vijaya Gadde details plans for political censorship'

'Twitter senior executive Vijaya Gadde details plans for political censorship'

Project Veritas does it again: James O'Keefe exposes Twitter executive openly discussing plans for political censorship on global scale.Mordechai Sones, 18/01/2021 19:26
Nazi references among Conservative pundits: 'No justification'

Nazi references among Conservative pundits: 'No justification'

Prominent journalist of Jewish daily explains why comparing Nazi Germany to censorship of Pres. Trump cannot be explained away.i24NEWS, 14/01/2021 17:44
Welcome to the American Digital Gulag

Welcome to the American Digital Gulag

America and the free world are being crushed by a new kind of Iron Curtain, It has digital walls. Opinion.David Ben Horin, 14/01/2021 13:58
Dem Congresswoman: Big Tech needs to be broken up

Dem Congresswoman: Big Tech needs to be broken up

Tucker Carlson talks to former Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, who says establishment politicians make promises, but fail to take action.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2021 14:23
David Rubin: Left-wing censorship 'coming for you'

David Rubin: Left-wing censorship 'coming for you'

After social media platform was taken down from Apple, Amazon, conservative talk show host says anyone disagreeing with Left is in peril.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2021 14:14
Social media censoring Trump is a liberal Pravda and we created it

Social media censoring Trump is a liberal Pravda and we created it

We let some Californian kids and their start-ups create a brilliant mechanism to block those are ideologically opposed to them. Op-ed.Giulio Meotti‏, 10/01/2021 20:00
Ted Cruz introduces bill to cut federal funding of Hollywood over Chinese censorship

Ted Cruz introduces bill to cut federal funding of Hollywood over Chinese censorship

Cruz says bill would cut funding to Hollywood studios if they allow China to censor their output.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2020 07:38
Julie Burchill’s “Islamophobic” book   is cancelled in the UK

Julie Burchill’s “Islamophobic” book is cancelled in the UK

A book about censorphip was censored because the writer mentioned Mohammed's 9 year old wife in a tweet. The UK Cultural Revolution.Op-edGiulio Meotti‏, 19/12/2020 22:00
An end to censorship on social media?

An end to censorship on social media?

MK Amit Halevy submits bill which would regulate social media for the first time in Israel, increase transparency in online censorship.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/10/2020 12:43
Section 230 facially violates 1st Amendment by sub-contracting censorship

Section 230 facially violates 1st Amendment by sub-contracting censorship

The government has granted the power to censor the entire USA to Twitter, Facebook and Google, but that power is unconstitutional. Op-ed.Mark Langfan, 20/10/2020 02:00
'Supreme Court silences rabbis and Right'

'Supreme Court silences rabbis and Right'

MK Betzalel Smotrich deplores Supreme Court decision to discipline Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu.Hezki Baruch, 21/09/2020 18:50
Twitter suspends Chinese virologist; Chinese hackers charged

Twitter suspends Chinese virologist; Chinese hackers charged

NTD News: Trump: Virus vaccine to be free to all; Study shows Biden budget to add $2T to deficit; 5 Chinese charged in global hacking effortArutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2020 14:30
Hollywood has fallen and can’t get up

Hollywood has fallen and can’t get up

Hooray for Censorship is on Hollywood's banner in 2020, Hollywood, where the artist’s new role is to serve the mob. Opinion.Jack Engelhard, 15/09/2020 22:28
The hidden dangers of Chinese-style Big Tech censorship

The hidden dangers of Chinese-style Big Tech censorship

A new report from the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations is warning of a “new big brother“ emerging as the CCP expands its reach. Op-ed.Dr. Joe Tuzara, 23/08/2020 22:00
Iran shuts down newspaper over report on COVID-19 toll

Iran shuts down newspaper over report on COVID-19 toll

Iran shuts down newspaper which reported the country's tolls from coronavirus could be 20 times higher than official figures.Elad Benari, 11/08/2020 04:14
Dr Simone Gold's website back up

Dr Simone Gold's website back up

America's Frontline Doctors website of Dr. Simone Gold reinstated after video from organization's summit censored in most social media.Mordechai Sones, 06/08/2020 14:25
Facebook bans users for criticizing Lebanese leadership

Facebook bans users for criticizing Lebanese leadership

Facebook bans users for criticizing Lebanese government over Beirut explosion, and for publicizing the ban.Mordechai Sones, 06/08/2020 09:38
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, 03/08/2020 18:32
YouTube summarily deletes Del Bigtree's HighWire account

YouTube summarily deletes Del Bigtree's HighWire account

Informed Consent Action Network continues broadcasts on alternative media venues.Mordechai Sones, 30/07/2020 11:55
Suspended FB user reinstated after Arutz Sheva exposure

Suspended FB user reinstated after Arutz Sheva exposure

Suspended Facebook user blocked for 30 days fully reinstated after query submitted to senior FB exec that included coverage by Arutz Sheva.Mordechai Sones, 15/07/2020 12:01
Facebook confirms 'hate speech' suspension for quoting Farrakhan

Facebook confirms 'hate speech' suspension for quoting Farrakhan

Social media mammoth rejects appeal by user suspended for quoting Nation of Islam head almost verbatim.Mordechai Sones, 09/07/2020 21:14
Soviet America

Soviet America

In Soviet America, there is only one opinion. Mob Culture permits no deviation. Am I allowed to say this? Is it cool? Is it safe?  Op-ed.Jack Engelhard, 14/06/2020 11:59
Frankly, my dear, we should give a damn

Frankly, my dear, we should give a damn

Suppose you are caught watching or reading “Gone with the Wind" now that it is panned. Do they burn the book? Is this Russia? Opinion.Jack Engelhard, 11/06/2020 08:42
Religious artist opposed nudity and was ousted from group

Religious artist opposed nudity and was ousted from group

FB group for Israeli painters member writes post asking to avoid sharing nude paintings in group. Next day he finds himself ousted.Yonatan Gottleib, 02/06/2020 21:21
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, 27/05/2020 15:49
Turkey lifts ban on Wikipedia

Turkey lifts ban on Wikipedia

Turkish court lifts ban on Wikipedia that was first imposed in April of 2017.Elad Benari, 16/01/2020 06:39
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, 11/01/2020 19:14
PA blocks access to media it views as a threat

PA blocks access to media it views as a threat

Reporters Without Borders condemns PA court decision to block access online news sources which are critical of the government.Elad Benari, 24/10/2019 05:01
The importance of being Mark Zuckerberg

The importance of being Mark Zuckerberg

"Your account has been terminated. Failure to meet community standards.” Who decides what those standards are? Jack Engelhard, 22/10/2019 09:50
Is it good for the Jews?

Is it good for the Jews?

A straightforward, eternal question that is vital to our health as a people. Have we US Jews stopped asking it?Dr. Pinchas Baram, 11/09/2019 12:28
Senate hearing: Google bias, censorship as megacorp bags pharma

Senate hearing: Google bias, censorship as megacorp bags pharma

National security analyst: 'They could very well affect the Israeli elections, easily.'Mordechai Sones, 18/07/2019 14:59
'Why were the late Rabbi Eliyahu's words censored?'

'Why were the late Rabbi Eliyahu's words censored?'

Transportation Minister demands explanation for decision to disqualify broadcast with recording of words by former Chief Rabbi.Mordechai Sones, 20/06/2019 13:09
Iran shuts down magazine which called for negotiations with US

Iran shuts down magazine which called for negotiations with US

Iranian authorities shut down reformist magazine which warned against closing the Strait of Hormuz.Elad Benari, 13/05/2019 06:40
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, 25/04/2019 15:42
It begins with censorship

It begins with censorship

There is a difference – and this is important – there is a difference between freedom to speak and freedom to talk back. Freedom to talk back is strictly policed - and if you think differently than they think you should, your words are terminated. Jack Engelhard, 24/04/2019 15:30
Netanyahu publicly flouts Poland's Holocaust Law

Netanyahu publicly flouts Poland's Holocaust Law

'Everybody knows Poles collaborated with the Nazis, its a fact,' says Netanyahu in Warsaw. Polish PM: 'Netanyahu's comments are surprising'.David Rosenberg, 14/02/2019 22:46
Iran bans Instagram over 'security concerns'

Iran bans Instagram over 'security concerns'

Iran’s National Cyberspace Council approves steps to block popular photo sharing app.Elad Benari, 03/01/2019 04:12
Google's selective social conscience

Google's selective social conscience

It bears asking why Google would push to develop a tool that threatens human liberty and dignity in China while refusing to renew a US gov't contract that would preserve our military edge over that country?Dr. Ted Gover, 26/08/2018 06:40
Turkish university grads arrested for mocking Erdogan

Turkish university grads arrested for mocking Erdogan

Four graduates of top Turkish university arrested for displaying cartoon mocking Turkish President at their graduation ceremony.Ben Ariel, 12/07/2018 06:44
Iran detains teenager over Instagram dance videos

Iran detains teenager over Instagram dance videos

Iran detains 18-year-old teenage girl who posted dance videos on Instagram against "moral norms".Elad Benari, 09/07/2018 04:13
Rouhani criticizes ban on Telegram

Rouhani criticizes ban on Telegram

Iranian President says ban imposed on popular messaging app is “the opposite of democracy”.Elad Benari, 07/05/2018 04:44
Lithuanian bill would ban books critical of the country

Lithuanian bill would ban books critical of the country

Bill drafted following publication of book critical of Lithuania during Holocaust weighed after Poland adopts Holocaust censorship law.JTA, 03/04/2018 14:20
After banning Spielberg, Lebanon pulls drama about Israeli

After banning Spielberg, Lebanon pulls drama about Israeli

Lebanon bans Australian drama "Jungle", which deals with the story of Israeli adventurer who got lost in the Bolivian Amazon.Ben Ariel, 16/01/2018 06:36
Report: Waze is once again working in Iran

Report: Waze is once again working in Iran

Geographical navigation application working again in Iran after being blocked due to its Israeli background.Elad Benari, 16/01/2018 03:45
PM Netanyahu responds to new suit: It's an industry of fake news

PM Netanyahu responds to new suit: It's an industry of fake news

PM Netanyahu slams left-wing newspaper for censoring Netanyahus' response to haredi woman's allegations.Orly Harari, 27/10/2017 10:14
Iran seeks to block Waze because of Israel

Iran seeks to block Waze because of Israel

Iran working to block access to geographical navigation application which was founded by Israelis.Elad Benari, 10/10/2017 03:45
Amnesty criticizes both PA and Hamas

Amnesty criticizes both PA and Hamas

Amnesty International says both the Palestinian Authority and Hamas are guilty of restrictions of freedom of expression.Ben Ariel, 24/08/2017 05:36
PA releases journalists who 'leaked sensitive information'

PA releases journalists who 'leaked sensitive information'

PA releases five journalists arrested under new electronic crimes law.Elad Benari, 15/08/2017 04:44
Abbas okays order imprisoning critics of Palestinian Authority

Abbas okays order imprisoning critics of Palestinian Authority

Order provides for sentences from 1 year to life imprisonment for violators; 30 sites blocked, 5 journalists arrested under law so far.Mordechai Sones, 13/08/2017 15:09