Twitter is getting played. In October, a notorious right-wing troll quietly launched an "operation" aimed at suspending progressive voices from Twitter. The plan was to use the platform’s mechanisms for reporting abuse in order to silence those he perceived as attempting to censor right-wing voices. Show More Summary
THIS IS MY SHOCKED FACE: Twitter Admits It Doesn’t Understand Its Own Policies, After Suspending PJ Media Terror Expert.
There's been a lot of discussion lately about the deference Twitter is showing to Donald Trump by not suspending his account or deleting his tweets when he violates their terms of service with tweets attacking people, or retweeting videos of...
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The "rogue" Twitter employee who shut down Donald Trump's account on his last day of work has stepped forward to identify himself. Bahtiyar Duysak said silencing the US President on the social network for 11 minutes was a "mistake".Show More Summary
For 11 minutes in November, President Donald Trump’s Twitter account was deactivated. Twitter said it was an accident, and they blamed a contractor. TechCrunch claims to have found the man behind the act: Bahtiyar Duysak, who says he was working with the customer support team at Twitter’s Trust and Safety Division. Duysak told TechCrunch that it was all a “mistake” and that […]
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai criticized Twitter Tuesday for what he deemed a “double standard” in how the platform treats conservative users.
Earlier this month, Twitter un-verified several white supremacists’ accounts.
Twitter is not new to making glaring mistakes in suspending or blocking the wrong people on the platform. SEE ALSO: Twitter’s 280-character limit is exactly what tweets didn’t need But this time it's quite massive. The social media...Show More Summary
Less than 24 hours after BuzzFeed News alerted Twitter to the existence of yet another network of suspected Russian propaganda accounts, the company suspended 45 more users. As BuzzFeed reports, the accounts were primarily German language and contained anti-Angela Merkel messaging, though some...
The Twitter propaganda problem is far from over.
While the sun began its course, Trump opened his Twitter app to aim one of his first thoughts of the day at Marshawn Lynch.
Furious Leeds fans react on Twitter after win over Middlesbrough: 'They should be suspended' - originally posted on Sportslens.com Leeds United secured a morale-boosting 2-1 win over Middlesbrough today and their fans took to Twitter to share their views on the match officials. Show More Summary
Twitter was quick to highlight the threat from Labour’s new Scottish leader, Richard Leonard, to consider suspending his predecessor Kezia Dugdale over her decision to appear on the 'I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here' programme. Now...Show More Summary
As previously reported, after launching a tirade against CNN host Don Lemon three weeks ago, seasoned political operative Roger Stone was suspended from Twitter. Although Stone’s main Twitter account was suspended, his staff operated a second account linked to the political operative under the name ‘stone cold truth’. Show More Summary
In a surprise move, the Trump administration will suspend its recent decision to allow hunters to bring elephant trophies back to the U.S. from parts of southern Africa, President Trump announced Friday night on Twitter. The move comes as celebrities, politicians and even some Trump supporters...
Alexandra Park took to Twitter in response to the sexual harassment allegations facing The Royals creator/executive producer/showrunner Mark Schwahn, who was suspended from his post today. In her tweet, Park commended the women and men...Show More Summary
Twitter announced last week that it was suspending its verification program after backlash over the verification badge being given to white supremicists and other controversial figures. Today, in a series of tweets from its Support account,...Show More Summary
Less than a day after Twitter came under fire for bestowing a coveted blue checkmark on white nationalist Jason Kessler, it has decided to appease angry users by suspending its verification program all together. Kessler considers himself...Show More Summary
Twitter suspended its verification program after granting a verified badge to the organizer of the Charlottesville "Unite the Right" rally. The company says the suspension is only temporary, and that it is working on a fix. CEO Jack...Show More Summary