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Twitter temporarily blocks account of Itamar Ben Gvir

Twitter temporarily blocks account of Itamar Ben Gvir

Account of new, controversial MK blocked for several minutes on the day of his swearing-in ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2021 17:45
US Supreme Court dismisses  case against Trump’s blocking of Twitter critics

US Supreme Court dismisses case against Trump’s blocking of Twitter critics

Previously, an appeals court had ruled that former President Donald Trump infringed upon first amendment rights by blocking Twitter critics.Dan Verbin, 06/04/2021 00:11
Twitter suspends account credited with exposing Jew hatred in Labour Party

Twitter suspends account credited with exposing Jew hatred in Labour Party

Twitter has suspended GnasherJew, a main source of allegations of Labour anti-Semitism under Jeremy Corbyn during the 2019 election.Dan Verbin, 01/04/2021 15:35
US Strategic Command sends out gibberish tweet thanks to toddler

US Strategic Command sends out gibberish tweet thanks to toddler

Internet in uproar after Stratcom, responsible for US nuclear forces, sends out random gibberish message on Twitter.Gary Willig, 31/03/2021 15:40
Watch: CEO of Twitter admits banning Trump

Watch: CEO of Twitter admits banning Trump

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey admits to having 'last word' when banning President Trump after being asked if he did so at House hearing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/03/2021 23:43
ADL to Twitter: Deplatform Iran Supreme Leader for anti-Semitism, calls to destroy Israel

ADL to Twitter: Deplatform Iran Supreme Leader for anti-Semitism, calls to destroy Israel

ADL is urging Twitter to deplatform Iran’s Supreme Leader for “spreading hatred, violence and dangerous disinformation."Dan Verbin, 22/03/2021 19:18
Saudis come out against Temple Mount

Saudis come out against Temple Mount

Saudi Twitter users say that Muslims should be praying only towards Mecca.Shlomo Witty, 07/03/2021 16:55
Twitter to apply warnings to misleading tweets about vaccines

Twitter to apply warnings to misleading tweets about vaccines

Social media giant to warn about tweets containing misleading information on vaccines, could permanently ban users for repeat violations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2021 02:15
Actress: I wasn't comparing Republicans to Jews in the Holocaust

Actress: I wasn't comparing Republicans to Jews in the Holocaust

Gina Carano, actress from 'Star Wars' television series 'The Mandalorian' says she never compared US conservatives to Jews in the Holocaust.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 23/02/2021 09:17
Twitter: We will not allow Trump back on the platform

Twitter: We will not allow Trump back on the platform

Twitter official says the company will not allow Trump back on the platform, even if he runs for office again.Elad Benari, 11/02/2021 02:07
MK Tibi: Arabs were fined, Jews were not

MK Tibi: Arabs were fined, Jews were not

A Twitter video posted to MK Tibi's account appears to show a policeman fining only Arab passengers on a bus for not buckling up.Shlomo Witty, 31/01/2021 16:40
America headed for 'police state with KGB-style surveillance?'

America headed for 'police state with KGB-style surveillance?'

Fox News reports more Conservative activists, businessmen banned by Twitter as they implement a crowd-sourced fact-checking campaign.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/01/2021 14:05
Iranian activist: 'I am a criminal for using Twitter, please listen to me'

Iranian activist: 'I am a criminal for using Twitter, please listen to me'

Iranian journalist and activist Masih Alinejad pleads for social media not to provide dictators with a platform.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/01/2021 19:48
No, Twitter did not suspend Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s supreme leader

No, Twitter did not suspend Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s supreme leader

Friday reports claimed Twitter suspended the account of Ali Khamenei. But his account is still active.Ben Sales, JTA, 23/01/2021 18:54
Twitter bans Khamenei's account

Twitter bans Khamenei's account

Twitter permanently bans account connected to Iran's Supreme Leader after it called for an attack on Trump.Elad Benari, Canada, 22/01/2021 20:37
New title? 'US Ambassador to Israel, the West Bank and Gaza'

New title? 'US Ambassador to Israel, the West Bank and Gaza'

Title of official US amb. to Israel Twitter account changed to include 'West Bank and Gaza,' later changed back.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/01/2021 21:53
'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
Twitter temporarily suspends Georgia Congresswoman

Twitter temporarily suspends Georgia Congresswoman

Twitter suspends account of Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene after she expressed support for theories of voter fraud in election.Ben Ariel, 18/01/2021 05:15
Twitter employee who banned Trump recounts 'intimidation by KKK'

Twitter employee who banned Trump recounts 'intimidation by KKK'

Political analyst Dinesh D'Souza calls out Twitter employee reportedly responsibly for pulling the plug on Pres Trump's account.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/01/2021 20:01
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, 15/01/2021 03:47
US Sec. of State Pompeo lays out Trump Administration's unique friendship with Israel

US Sec. of State Pompeo lays out Trump Administration's unique friendship with Israel

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo shared with the world his summary of the USA's relationhip with Israel during the Trump Administration.Shlomo Witty, 14/01/2021 21:15
Australia calls out Big Tech 'hypocrisy': Trump treated unfairly

Australia calls out Big Tech 'hypocrisy': Trump treated unfairly

Australia's leadership rebuke Twitter as China's official gov't tweet of soldier sitting on the throat of an Afghan child remains untouched.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/01/2021 15:48
Twitter mum on Pelosi's 'hijacked election' charges

Twitter mum on Pelosi's 'hijacked election' charges

The social media platform remains silent over Pelosi's charges of Russia's 'meddling' in '16 elections while Trump's has been banned.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/01/2021 11:14
Yael Shevach says she would have her husband's murderer vaccinated

Yael Shevach says she would have her husband's murderer vaccinated

The wife of Raziel Shevach, slain by terrorist activity, took to Twitter to advocate for the vaccination of terrorists in Israeli prisons.Yehonatan Gottleib, 11/01/2021 18:21
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, 11/01/2021 02:48
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
Fox: 'Unamerican' Twitter working to harm American interests

Fox: 'Unamerican' Twitter working to harm American interests

Fox News panel call out Twitter's utter hypocrisy', point out it doesn't have American interests at the top of its list.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2021 18:35
Trump aide: Big Tech in open warfare on freedom of speech

Trump aide: Big Tech in open warfare on freedom of speech

Fox News contributor & frmr Trump aide Dan Bongino says social media networks present bigger threat to democracy than gov't suppression.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2021 17:32
The Democrats' hypocrisy: Censorship under the guise of enlightenment

The Democrats' hypocrisy: Censorship under the guise of enlightenment

No sane American condones the events of Jan. 6, but from that to impeaching a sitting president, the distance is great. Opinion.Boaz Bismuth, 10/01/2021 13:39
Twitter removes Khamenei tweet against vaccines

Twitter removes Khamenei tweet against vaccines

Twitter removes a tweet by Iran's Supreme Leader in which he cast doubt on coronavirus vaccines, says it violates company's rules.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2021 05:07
Political suppression? Free speech Twitter alternative in peril

Political suppression? Free speech Twitter alternative in peril

Tucker Carlson talks to Parler Chief Policy Officer regarding potential Google, Apple ban with thousands flocking to the platform.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/01/2021 22:28
No to incitement on Twitter? Not when it comes to Israel

No to incitement on Twitter? Not when it comes to Israel

The social media network permanently blocked Trump, but Ayatollah Khamenei's account calling for the destruction of Israel is up and well.Nissan Tzur, 09/01/2021 21:12
President Trump responds to Twitter permanent account suspension

President Trump responds to Twitter permanent account suspension

Nikki Haley likens ban to act of Chinese Communist Party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/01/2021 19:14
Twitter locks Trump's account, threatens permanent suspension

Twitter locks Trump's account, threatens permanent suspension

Twitter locks US President's account over tweets which violated its policy.Elad Benari, 07/01/2021 02:10
‘Blood is on your hands’: Antisemitism Cow returns one final time to rail at Twitter

‘Blood is on your hands’: Antisemitism Cow returns one final time to rail at Twitter

'Antisemitism Cow', an anonymous Twitter account 'mooing' at anti-Semitic tweets to raise awareness, blasts Twitter before quitting platformShira Hanau, JTA, 06/01/2021 07:27
Miss France runner-up suffers anti-Semitism on Twitter

Miss France runner-up suffers anti-Semitism on Twitter

Runner-up of Miss France 2021 competition subjected to anti-Semitic abuse on social media after revealing her Israeli origins.Ben Ariel, 21/12/2020 04:05
Former NBA great wants to 'censor all conservatives'

Former NBA great wants to 'censor all conservatives'

Michael Knowles says former NBA star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar wants conservative celebrities censored for their 'irrational & harmful opinions.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/12/2020 22:25
Twitter OK with 'Death to Israel', bans 'Eggs for Breakfast'

Twitter OK with 'Death to Israel', bans 'Eggs for Breakfast'

Michael Knowles says the social media network may ban President Trump after Biden takes office.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/12/2020 21:05
Tlaib deletes tweet with phrase associated with Israel's elimination

Tlaib deletes tweet with phrase associated with Israel's elimination

Rep. Rashida Tlaib removes from her Twitter feed a retweet that said “From the river to the sea, Palestine will be free”.Elad Benari, 03/12/2020 06:06
The Chinese tweet that shocked Australia

The Chinese tweet that shocked Australia

Prime Minister Scott Morrison is demanding the Chinese Government delete a "repugnant" tweet attacking the Australian Defence ForcesArutz Sheva, 30/11/2020 09:39
Rep. Tlaib under fire over tweets on Blinken

Rep. Tlaib under fire over tweets on Blinken

Muslim Michigan lawmaker warns Secretary of State nominee over Netanyahu and his "racist policies".Elad Benari, 24/11/2020 14:35
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, 18/11/2020 20:21
Ted Cruz lashes out at Twitter CEO Dorsey over censoring NY Post

Ted Cruz lashes out at Twitter CEO Dorsey over censoring NY Post

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey faces questions about social media impact on elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2020 21:07
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, 17/11/2020 21:04
Twitter: We labeled some 300,000 tweets during US election

Twitter: We labeled some 300,000 tweets during US election

Twitter says it applied contextual labels to approximately 300,000 tweets during a two-week period covering the US presidential election.Ben Ariel, 13/11/2020 05:35
Twitter bans ex-Trump advisor Steve Bannon

Twitter bans ex-Trump advisor Steve Bannon

After joking about beheading Dr. Anthony Fauci and the FBI director, former Trump strategist Steve Bannon permanently suspended from TwitterDavid Rosenberg, 06/11/2020 08:06
Fake AP accounts suspended by Twitter

Fake AP accounts suspended by Twitter

Twitter suspends several accounts falsely claiming to be tied to AP which broadcasted unverified US election results.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/11/2020 02:01
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, 04/11/2020 03:37
Watch: Twitter CEO fails to censor Holocaust denial

Watch: Twitter CEO fails to censor Holocaust denial

Honest Reporting said that while FB and other social media platforms have banned hate speech, Twitter continues allowing anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/11/2020 15:58
'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, 02/11/2020 15:22
Twitter censors BPC Commissioner for touting border wall

Twitter censors BPC Commissioner for touting border wall

Fox News reported that the embattled platform took another step towards political tampering, censoring Customs and Border Protection chief.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2020 16:28
Twitter unlocks New York Post's account

Twitter unlocks New York Post's account

The account had been locked over the Post's sharing of an article about Hunter Biden.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2020 02:31
Netanyahu rebukes ministers: Stop tweeting during cabinet meeting

Netanyahu rebukes ministers: Stop tweeting during cabinet meeting

PM Netanyahu angry after Finance Minister Katz tweets during Coronavirus Cabinet meeting.Ben Ariel, 30/10/2020 00:07
Jewish leaders call on Twitter to act against Holocaust denial

Jewish leaders call on Twitter to act against Holocaust denial

Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations expresses disappointment after Twitter CEO's comments on Holocaust denial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/10/2020 20:09
Woke Democrats are not so elite

Woke Democrats are not so elite

Think about it, They support a crime family and run a protection racket  Op-ed.Steve Apfel, 28/10/2020 04:00
Saudi blogger and Israel fan contracts coronavirus

Saudi blogger and Israel fan contracts coronavirus

Saudi blogger and Israel fan Mohammed Saud reveals on Twitter that he contracted coronavirus and that his father is hospitalized.Ben Ariel, 28/10/2020 02:01
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, 19/10/2020 09:36