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'Former Pres. Trump to redefine social media' - Aide forecasts new 'Free Speech' platform

'Former Pres. Trump to redefine social media' - Aide forecasts new 'Free Speech' platform

Trump Senior Adviser says former president could make return to social media after being indefinitely banned from Facebook & Twitter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2021, 11:18 AM
Study: Extremists still spreading violence on Facebook, anti-hate policies a failure

Study: Extremists still spreading violence on Facebook, anti-hate policies a failure

A just released study by an advocacy group has concluded that Facebook has not done enough to reign in toxic content posted by extremists.Dan Verbin, 3/23/2021, 3:35 PM
Outages reported on Instagram, WhatsApp, and Facebook Messenger

Outages reported on Instagram, WhatsApp, and Facebook Messenger

Facebook Gaming Twitter account acknowledges "a number of issues currently affecting Facebook products".Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 3/19/2021, 8:20 PM
Facebook bans viewing and sharing all news articles in Australia

Facebook bans viewing and sharing all news articles in Australia

Agriculture Minister David Littleproud labels Facebook decision to ban all Australian news content 'reckless and irresponsible'.Mordechai Sones, 2/18/2021, 7:35 AM
Arab hackers breach Tel Aviv University's Facebook page

Arab hackers breach Tel Aviv University's Facebook page

Arab hackers breach university's Facebook page, post images of PLO flags and anti-Israel slogans.Ido Ben Porat, 2/16/2021, 11:25 PM
Facebook Integrity VP refuses comment when confronted by Project Veritas

Facebook Integrity VP refuses comment when confronted by Project Veritas

Facebook VP of Integrity Guy Rosen refuses to comment when confronted by Project Veritas senior journalist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2021, 2:47 PM
Losing patience: Facebook to delete 'fake news' on vaccines

Losing patience: Facebook to delete 'fake news' on vaccines

Facebook announces it will delete any post that includes 'fake news or misinformation' about all types of vaccines.Nisan Tzur, 2/9/2021, 5:05 PM
Facebook cancels 'feel-good' Emmy-winning show

Facebook cancels 'feel-good' Emmy-winning show

Emmy Award-winning show about everyday people's good deeds during the COVID crisis gets taken down. Facebook yet to comment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2021, 2:29 PM
Facebook draws left-wing ire after employee says the site could police the term ‘Zionists’

Facebook draws left-wing ire after employee says the site could police the term ‘Zionists’

Leaked email by Facebook employee hinting company could ban some derogatory use of term' Zionists' has left-wing groups up in arms.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 2/2/2021, 1:21 PM
The Israeli social media star who was kicked off TikTok

The Israeli social media star who was kicked off TikTok

Hananya Naftali decided to fight against all the fake news he heard about Israel.Naor Meningher and Eytan Weinstein, 1/28/2021, 3:18 AM
Facebook debuts new fact check box to combat Holocaust denial

Facebook debuts new fact check box to combat Holocaust denial

Social media users searching for info on the Holocaust on Facebook will now be prompted to visit site created by World Jewish Congress.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 1/27/2021, 1:33 PM
Facebook deletes Netanyahu post

Facebook deletes Netanyahu post

PM's post calling for info on people over 60 who have not been vaccinated taken down for violating company privacy policy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2021, 5:16 PM
Facebook sends Trump to its 'Oversight Board'

Facebook sends Trump to its 'Oversight Board'

Facebook is referring its decision to indefinitely suspend Trump’s access to a board which cannot be overruled by ZuckerbergYoni Kempinski, 1/21/2021, 8:10 PM
Detectives attempt to charge four hilltop youths with tracking down officers on Facebook

Detectives attempt to charge four hilltop youths with tracking down officers on Facebook

Police stack up errors in attempting to prosecute hilltop youth for planning to find officers who were involved in Ahuvyah Sandak's death.Shlomo Witty, 1/17/2021, 8:27 PM
How did Facebook and Twitter decide on Trump ban?

How did Facebook and Twitter decide on Trump ban?

NBC News provides inside look at how Facebook and Twitter came to their decisions to permanently ban US President after Capitol riots.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2021, 3:47 AM
HiTech more powerful than a US President: The end of free speech?

HiTech more powerful than a US President: The end of free speech?

What has the world come to, when freedom is not just given away, but applauded by its people?Israel News Talk Radio, 1/11/2021, 2:48 AM
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, 1/10/2021, 8:00 PM
Facebook bans Trump for the rest of his term

Facebook bans Trump for the rest of his term

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announces US President to be barred from platform until after Biden takes office.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2021, 6:15 PM
Facebook bars Trump for 24 hours

Facebook bars Trump for 24 hours

Facebook follows in Twitter's footsteps, bars Trump from posting due to “two policy violations”.Elad Benari, 1/7/2021, 4:39 AM
The suits filed against Facebook - it's about time

The suits filed against Facebook - it's about time

Change coming? 48 Attorneys General sued to break up Facebook's monopoly.. FTC filed asking it divest of Instagram, Whatsapp etc. Op-ed.Jeff Dunetz, 12/11/2020, 4:00 AM
Facebook's Zuckerberg wants to help Biden with COVID response

Facebook's Zuckerberg wants to help Biden with COVID response

CEO told Dr. Anthony Fauci that he wants to promote "authoritative information" on vaccines.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2020, 6:10 PM
Six weeks ago, Facebook announced a ban on Holocaust denial. It’s still easy to find.

Six weeks ago, Facebook announced a ban on Holocaust denial. It’s still easy to find.

Despite Facebook announcing ban on Holocaust denial, anti-Semitism and content questioning veracity of the Holocaust still easy to find.Ben Sales, JTA, 11/27/2020, 8:40 AM
Watch: Social media moguls taking us down 'Orwellian path'

Watch: Social media moguls taking us down 'Orwellian path'

Fox News' Laura Ingraham interviews Dinesh D'Souza, says 'creepy' digital moguls taking us down 'Orwellian' path that outlaws conversation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2020, 8:21 PM
Big Tech CEOs Mark Zuckerberg, Jack Dorsey testify before Senate

Big Tech CEOs Mark Zuckerberg, Jack Dorsey testify before Senate

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testify before Senate Judiciary Committee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2020, 9:04 PM
Trump steadfast as social media flags every communique

Trump steadfast as social media flags every communique

Facebook flags every Trump post with contradictory message.Mordechai Sones, 11/7/2020, 11:14 PM
Facebook stops Iranian anti-Netanyahu activities

Facebook stops Iranian anti-Netanyahu activities

Social media giant stops Iranian online operation to organize left-wing demonstrations against Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2020, 1:43 PM
Twitter and Facebook suspend several right-leaning accounts

Twitter and Facebook suspend several right-leaning accounts

Twitter and Facebook suspend several recently created right-leaning news accounts posting information about voting in US election.Ben Ariel, 11/4/2020, 3:37 AM
'Hate and lies on social media are not being dealt with'

'Hate and lies on social media are not being dealt with'

Yochi Davis, a UK pro-Israel activist on social media, speaks about being banned from Facebook and a special lockdown 'Chicken Soup run'.Yoni Kempinski, 11/2/2020, 3:22 PM
Conservatives must fight Big Tech or lose

Conservatives must fight Big Tech or lose

Is technology going to be a tool of individual choice or social control? Republicans must not allow Big Tech to dominate the internet. Op-edDaniel Greenfield, 10/19/2020, 9:36 AM
Shocked…SHOCKED…that there’s corruption going on

Shocked…SHOCKED…that there’s corruption going on

We’ve got pollical corruption in the highest places, media malfeasance, big-tech mendacity, and anxiety over the election. Op-ed.Jack Engelhard, 10/18/2020, 11:59 PM
Facebook censorship targets right-wing publishing house 'Shibolet'

Facebook censorship targets right-wing publishing house 'Shibolet'

Without warning or explanation, Facebook removed Shibolet's advertising page.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 10/18/2020, 5:23 PM
Simon Wiesenthal Center welcomes Facebook's decision on Holocaust denial

Simon Wiesenthal Center welcomes Facebook's decision on Holocaust denial

Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center applauds Facebook's decision to update its hate speech policy to ban Holocaust denial and distortion.Elad Benari, 10/13/2020, 5:40 AM
Facebook to ban Holocaust denial, distortion posts

Facebook to ban Holocaust denial, distortion posts

Facebook banning posts denying or distorting Holocaust, will start directing people to authoritative sources if they search for information.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2020, 5:56 PM
Chased from three platforms, Leila Khaled still finds a way to call for terrorism

Chased from three platforms, Leila Khaled still finds a way to call for terrorism

How did terrorist Leila Khaled of PFLP, the group which murdered 17 year old Rina Shnerb last year, manage to appear on Facebook? Op-ed.Teri Blumenfeld, 10/11/2020, 9:25 AM
Facebook removes Trump post which downplayed COVID-19

Facebook removes Trump post which downplayed COVID-19

Twitter leaves Trump's post up due to public interest but says it violated rules about spreading misleading information related to COVID-19.Ben Ariel, 10/7/2020, 5:35 AM
Sacha Baron Cohen announces Instagram freeze to protest Facebook’s failure to fight hate

Sacha Baron Cohen announces Instagram freeze to protest Facebook’s failure to fight hate

Borat actor blasts Facebook, announces Instagram 'freeze' to protest social media giant's failure to censor hate speech.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/16/2020, 7:06 AM
Facebook fact checkers jump the gun

Facebook fact checkers jump the gun

OAN video flagged as 'partially false', but Facebook's fact checker goes further in its conclusions than the offensive video itself.Mordechai Sones, 9/10/2020, 10:44 AM
Zuckerberg: Facebook to ban political ads in week before US election

Zuckerberg: Facebook to ban political ads in week before US election

Facebook CEO says company to take measures o prevent outside interference in November elections.Gary Willig, 9/3/2020, 5:03 PM
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, 8/23/2020, 10:00 PM
Facebook algorithms promote Holocaust denial content, think tank report finds

Facebook algorithms promote Holocaust denial content, think tank report finds

Study finds that Facebook's algorithms actually promote content denying the Holocaust, enable deniers to sell their literature.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/18/2020, 7:06 AM
Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce to Facebook: You would never tolerate slavery denial

Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce to Facebook: You would never tolerate slavery denial

Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce urges Facebook to change its policy regarding anti-Semitic posts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2020, 11:57 PM
Combat Anti-Semitism Movement applauds Facebook’s updated policy

Combat Anti-Semitism Movement applauds Facebook’s updated policy

Updated policy specifies stereotypes alleging Jews run world, media, economy, or government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/11/2020, 10:55 PM
Calls for Facebook to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Calls for Facebook to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

More than 100 organizations pen letter to Mark Zuckerberg, calling for the adoption of the IHRA definition of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2020, 9:51 PM
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, 8/6/2020, 9:38 AM
Facebook removes video post from Trump's personal page

Facebook removes video post from Trump's personal page

Facebook removes Trump's video in which he said children are "almost immune" to COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2020, 3:18 AM
Israeli citizen living abroad posted call to assassinate Netanyahu

Israeli citizen living abroad posted call to assassinate Netanyahu

Police identify Facebook post saying 'bullet in the head' is the only way to 'take down' Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2020, 9:22 PM
Facebook permanently bans anti-Semitic French comedian

Facebook permanently bans anti-Semitic French comedian

Facebook bans Dieudonne from its platform and from Instagram over content which mocked Holocaust victims.Elad Benari, 8/4/2020, 6:35 AM
Is Facebook turning a blind eye to Arab anti-Semitism?

Is Facebook turning a blind eye to Arab anti-Semitism?

Israeli ministry finds that social media networks selectively enforce rules against hate speech, seem to overlook anti-Semitism in Arabic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/3/2020, 12:54 PM
Facebook reports increased ad revenue even as ADL-led boycott reduced spending

Facebook reports increased ad revenue even as ADL-led boycott reduced spending

Advertising boycott organized by the ADL and other groups reduces Facebook revenues from top advertisers - but fails to cut overall income.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/3/2020, 7:00 AM
Netanyahu blasts TV station: They are covering up incitement

Netanyahu blasts TV station: They are covering up incitement

PM accuses Channel 12 television of covering up incitement by the far left to assassinate the Prime Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2020, 4:05 AM
Complaint sent to police over call to assassinate Netanyahu

Complaint sent to police over call to assassinate Netanyahu

Facebook deletes account on which call to assassinate Prime Minister Netanyahu was posted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2020, 3:44 PM
Holocaust survivors urge Zuckerberg to remove Holocaust denial from Facebook

Holocaust survivors urge Zuckerberg to remove Holocaust denial from Facebook

Holocaust survivors lending their voices to campaign urging Facebook CEO to remove Holocaust denial from the social media site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2020, 4:38 AM
Heads of large technology companies testify before US lawmakers

Heads of large technology companies testify before US lawmakers

Apple, Amazon, Facebook, and Google CEOs testify on Capitol Hill over antitrust concerns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2020, 1:29 AM
Facebook suspends UK rapper Wiley after he moves his messages toward Jews there

Facebook suspends UK rapper Wiley after he moves his messages toward Jews there

UK-based rapper Wiley suspended on Facebook after moving his anti-Semitic rants there, after being suspended from Twitter.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/29/2020, 1:14 PM
Republican lawmaker files criminal referral against Facebook CEO

Republican lawmaker files criminal referral against Facebook CEO

Rep. Matt Gaetz files criminal referral against Facebook CEO for allegedly making false statements to Congress.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2020, 12:07 AM
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, 7/15/2020, 12:01 PM
Report: Facebook considering ban on political ads

Report: Facebook considering ban on political ads

Facebook reportedly considering imposing a ban on political ads in the days leading up to the US election in November.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/11/2020, 12:01 AM