Tag: social-media

Children have been facing increased stress during the pandemic, especially with lockdowns.
Loneliness and Lockdowns: UK Sees Record Rise in Antidepressant Prescriptions to Children
A record number of youngsters in the UK are being prescribed antidepressants by the National Health Service (NHS). There has been a steep rise in mental health issues, especially among children and youngsters over the...
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Court Rules Against Facebook, Sex Trafficking Lawsuits Can Move Forward
Decision opens path to holding social media giant accountable On Friday, June 25, the Texas Supreme Court ruled that Facebook is not a “lawless no-man’s-land” and can be held liable for sex traffickers who utilize...
Fake Accounts on Twitter, YouTube Helped Beijing Spread Propaganda and Disinformation
A new report published by the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) details an in-depth study of Communist China’s efforts to flood social media platforms like YouTube and Twitter with fake accounts carrying pro-Beijing messaging.  The...
Mike Lindell, CEO of MyPillow and an outspoken supporter of President Trump, has launched “Frank,” a new social media platform positioned as a “mix of YouTube and Twitter.”
Mike Lindell Faces Cyber-Attacks and Death Threats After Social Media Platform Launch and Lawsuit Against Dominion
Mike Lindell, CEO of MyPillow and an outspoken supporter of President Trump, has launched “Frank,” a new social media platform positioned as a “mix of YouTube and Twitter.” The site has been riddled with several...
Twitter has censored Dr. Martin Kulldorff claiming his dissenting viewpoint is COVID-19 misinformation. People enjoy the sunshine in Endcliffe Park in Sheffield, northern England, on March 31, 2021. England's third Covid-19 lockdown restrictions eased on March 29, allowing groups of up to six people to meet outside.
Twitter Censors Harvard Professor and Epidemiologist for ‘COVID-19 Misinformation’
Social media giant Twitter has continued to flex its power to censor information by silencing a renowned Harvard professor and epidemiologist who expressed a perspective on COVID-19 vaccines, which was scientifically validated, but contrary to...
The governor of Texas, Republican Greg Abbott, plans to sign into law a bill that will prevent social media platforms from censoring the state's citizens' posts.
Texas Cracks Down on Big Tech Censorship with New Bill
The governor of Texas, Republican Greg Abbott, plans to sign into law a bill that will prevent social media platforms from censoring the state’s citizens’ posts. After declaring that censorship won’t be tolerated in the...
With social media platforms earning criticism worldwide for their authoritarian censorship practices,
Poland Fights Big Tech Censorship With Heavy Fines
Poland aims to tackle the issue head-on with social media platforms earning criticism worldwide for its authoritarian censorship practices. The country plans to impose fines on platforms that are found censoring users or their content...
Australia wants social media platforms like Facebook and Google to pay publishers for accessing their news content.
Australia’s Proposed Law for News Payments from Social Media Gets Bipartisan Support
Australia wants social media platforms like Facebook and Google to pay publishers for accessing their news content. The government has proposed legislation on the issue, and it gained widespread support from all political parties. Introduced...
Former President Donald Trump is considering starting his own social media network, according to a former senior advisor, Jason Miller.
Trump May Start His Own Social Media Platform: Senior Advisor
According to a former senior advisor, Jason Miller, former President Donald Trump is considering starting his own social media network. In an appearance on Breitbart News Saturday on SiriusXM 125, Miller said that talks are...
Behind the Suicide of a Young Chinese Woman
On June 20, a 19-year-old woman in western China jumped off a building, killing herself two years after she was sexually assaulted by her teacher. Identified by her surname Li, the woman had been diagnosed...