Monday, August 3, 2020

MixedTimes - Allum Bokhari

Leftist Media Ignores Court Docs Alleging Bill Clinton Visited Epstein Island

Leftist Media Ignores Court Docs Alleging Bill Clinton Visited Epstein Island

The corporate and left-wing media has largely ignored details in newly released court documents about the Jeffrey Epstein case, in which one of Epstein's victims alleged that former President Bill Clinton was seen on the deceased sex offender's private island in the company of two young girls.

Election Interference: Google Purges Breitbart from Search Results

Election Interference: Google Purges Breitbart from Search Results

A few days after the 2016 election, at an internal meeting later leaked to Breitbart News, top Google executives, including Sundar Pichai, Sergey Brin, and Kent Walker, lamented Trump's victory, comparing Trump voters to "extremists" and discussing their desire to make Trump's election and the populist movement a "blip" in history.

California Clinic Owner: YouTube Can't Bury Our Critiques of Coronavirus Panic

California Clinic Owner: YouTube Can't Bury Our Critiques of Coronavirus Panic

Dr. Dan Erickson, one of the two doctors from Bakersfield, California, who were censored by YouTube after holding a press conference calling for an early end to the China virus lockdown in their state, says that attempts to censor the video backfired, causing the press conference to be distributed more widely.

Lawsuit Plaintiffs Accuse Big Tech of Wanting to 'Take Down' President Trump

Lawsuit Plaintiffs Accuse Big Tech of Wanting to 'Take Down' President Trump

Lawyers representing GOP congressional candidate Laura Loomer and the conservative nonprofit Freedom Watch have asked theDistrict of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals to take up a case that alleges big tech companies like Facebook and Google discriminate against conservative content.

Bokhari: Facebook Will Boost Corporate News in the Algorithm - Again!

Bokhari: Facebook Will Boost Corporate News in the Algorithm - Again!

Even as it faces a boycott from major brands spurred on by far-left activists who allege that the platform isn't censoring enough content, Facebook has rolled out another change to its News Feed algorithm that seems to benefit corporate publishers at the expense of conservatives.

Twitter Censors Trump Tweet at Behest of New York Times

Twitter Censors Trump Tweet at Behest of New York Times

Twitter censored President Donald Trump's account yet again yesterday, taking down a meme posted by the president that featured a rallying cry to his supporters, after theNew York Times,which reportedly owns the rights to the original image, filed a copyright complaint.

DoJ and State AGs Prepare Antitrust Case Against Google, but Search Bias Is Missing

DoJ and State AGs Prepare Antitrust Case Against Google, but Search Bias Is Missing

State attorneys general met with the Justice Department on Friday to make preparations for an anticipated antitrust case against Google.However, sources say that search bias — which is crucial to Google's ability to sway elections and control the flow of political information — is not yet a major part of the DoJ's case.

REPORT: DOJ to Propose Rolling Back Big Tech's Legal Immunity

REPORT: DOJ to Propose Rolling Back Big Tech's Legal Immunity

The Department of Justice is preparing proposals to roll back the legal immunities enjoyed by Big Tech companies under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act (CDA), in measures that will be announced as early as Wednesday, sources told theWall Street Journal.

Woke Capitalism: Advertisers Pressure Facebook to Censor Trump

Woke Capitalism: Advertisers Pressure Facebook to Censor Trump

Already under siege by its own far-left employees, Facebook is now facing pressure from another quarter: woke corporations, who are withdrawing ad dollars in the hopes that it will force Mark Zuckerberg to censor President Trump.

Medium Bans Anti-Communist Writer Ashley Goldenberg for Listing Corporations Gone Woke

Medium Bans Anti-Communist Writer Ashley Goldenberg for Listing Corporations Gone Woke

Medium, a platform that allows independent writers to publish articles and start blogs, banned conservative writer Ashley Goldenberg for publishing a list of businesses that have gone woke, supporting Black Lives Matter and the violent riots that have laid waste to multiple American cities over the past two weeks.

Snapchat Will Stop Promoting President Trump's Posts

Snapchat Will Stop Promoting President Trump's Posts

Snapchat, a social media platform particularly popular with young people, says it will stop promoting President Donald Trump's account on its Discover feature, saying the president incites "racial violence and injustice" in a statement on Wednesday morning.

Troops Spotted Heading into D.C.

Troops Spotted Heading into D.C.

American troops were spotted heading into Washington DC in military trucks around sunset earlier today. In a Facebook post, the National Guard confirmed it has been activated in the D.C.

Twitter Takes No Action Against Viral Tweet Stating 'Violence IS the Answer'

Twitter Takes No Action Against Viral Tweet Stating 'Violence IS the Answer'

Twitter censored tweets from President Donald Trump and the White House, falsely alleging that they "glorified violence." But it has also allowed a tweet from a user claiming "violence IS the answer" to go viral, accumulating over 60,000 retweets over the course of nearly three days.

The Key Points of Trump's Executive Order on Social Media Censorship

The Key Points of Trump's Executive Order on Social Media Censorship

President Donald Trump signed an executive order today aimed at addressing social media censorship. Breitbart News has broken down the order into its key components, which include defining social media as the "modern public square," and potentially changing Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, the crucial legal protection enjoyed exclusively by the Big Tech Masters of the Universe.

8 Lies by Joe Biden and the Left that Twitter Didn't 'Fact Check'

8 Lies by Joe Biden and the Left that Twitter Didn't 'Fact Check'

Twitter added a "fact check" label to President Donald Trump's tweets raising widely-held concerns with mail-in voting fraud earlier today, but it has failed to apply a similar standard to repeated falsehoods by elected Democrats, the mainstream media, and Joe Biden.

Twitter Brands Trump Vote-by-Mail Post with Fact Check, Citing CNN

Twitter Brands Trump Vote-by-Mail Post with Fact Check, Citing CNN

Twitter added a link to "get the facts" about mail-in ballots after President Trump tweeted out widely-held concerns about the potential for voter fraud. The Twitter-curated "moment" isfilled with mainstream media articles from CNN,Washington Post,and other outletscalling Trump a liar.

#YouAintBlack and #JoeBidenIsARacist Trending on Twitter

#YouAintBlack and #JoeBidenIsARacist Trending on Twitter

#YouAintBlack and #JoeBidenIsARacist both became national trending hashtags on Twitter in the wake of the presumptive Democrat nominee's disastrous interview onThe Breakfast Club,in which he said blacks who consider supporting Donald Trump "ain't black.

Report: Google Lands Huge Contract with Department of Defense

Report: Google Lands Huge Contract with Department of Defense

Axios reports that Google, the tech giant known for the sharp anti-Trump bias of its executives and founders and its self-admitted "shift toward censorship" in the wake of Trump's election, has landed a massive contract to build cloud technology for the Department of Defense.

Facebook Censorship Lawsuit Heads to Appeals Court

Facebook Censorship Lawsuit Heads to Appeals Court

Facebook is facing another censorship showdown in court, based on a suit brought by the owner of a censored viral news page set to appear before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals this June.

Facebook Blacklists Michigan Lockdown Protest Group

Facebook Blacklists Michigan Lockdown Protest Group

Facebook has blacklisted the page "Michiganders Against Excessive Quarantine," a group with over 380,000 members that served as a central organizing hub for protests against Michigan's Chinese virus lockdown.

Pamela Geller Challenges New York City Lockdown in Court

Pamela Geller Challenges New York City Lockdown in Court

Conservative activist and author Pamela Geller has filed a lawsuit against New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D), alleging that the city's continued suspension of the right to assemble is a violation of the Constitution.

Harmeet Dhillon's Center for American Liberty Battles Newsom's California Lockdown

Harmeet Dhillon's Center for American Liberty Battles Newsom's California Lockdown

California Governor Gavin Newsom's hopes for a hassle-free lockdown have been dashed by a new conservative nonprofit, founded by First Amendment lawyer Harmeet Dhillon, which has filed a flurry of lawsuits on behalf of California residents and organizations who allege the state's stay-at-home orders infringe on their constitutional rights.