• July 29, 2021

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Exclusive: Twitter Suspends Marjorie Taylor Greene for Posting Coronavirus Misinformation

SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter said on Monday that it was suspending Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene from its service for 12 hours after she posted messages that violated its policy against sharing misleading information about the coronavirus. Ms. Greene, a Republican of Georgia, has been an outspoken opponent of vaccines and masks as tools to curb […]Read More

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Exclusive: YouTube Suspends Ron Johnson Over Hydroxychloroquine Claims

Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) has been suspended from YouTube for seven days after he posted content promoting experimental treatments for COVID-19. The senator led two Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs hearings on the potential benefits of hydroxychloroquine and ivermectin. Johnson slammed the decision, saying it was just another example of Big Tech […]Read More

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Exclusive: Nigeria Suspends Twitter Indefinitely After President’s Tweet is Deleted

The Nigerian government suspended all Twitter operations in the country on Friday. From a report: Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Nigerian minister of information and culture, said the decision stemmed from citizens using the platform for activities “capable of undermining Nigeria’s corporate existence,” according to a press release. The move follows Twitter’s decision to remove a […]Read More

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Exclusive: Biden Suspends Drilling Leases in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Conservative groups contend that Mr. Biden’s suspension of the leases may be illegal. “The government cannot enter into a contract to take over $14 million and then invalidate the contract without cause,” said Devin Watkins, an attorney for the Competitive Enterprise Institute, an organization that worked with the Trump administration in its efforts to roll […]Read More