Posts Tagged ‘social’

The war on truth: How Israel’s social media trolls conquered Facebook

   On October 9, the social media platform, Facebook, deleted the page of the popular Palestinian news website, the Palestinian Information Center (PIC). This act, which was carried out without even contacting the page administrators, confirms that Facebook’s war on pro-Palestine voices is continuing unabated. PIC had nearly five million followers on Facebook, a testament […]

When social media stops being social: How Twitter and Facebook have rendered Americans uncivil, insecure & addicted

“It’s hard to think of a company that’s hurt this country more than Twitter,” Fox News host Tucker Carlson said on Tuesday night, in conversation with congressman Devin Nunes (R-California), who is suing Twitter for allegedly permitting users to gang up on him. Also on rt.com Facebook ‘News’: A bold step toward total control of […]

Joy of self-identification or social contagion? Why did trans become the trend

Britain’s schools are facing a “transgender problem,” with schoolgirls at London’s elite St. Paul’s Girls’ School identifying as trans or “non-binary” just to be cool and rebellious. That’s what former principal Clarissa Farr told the Daily Mail. Discussing the “problem” with other teachers, Farr came to the conclusion that the girls were simply adhering to […]

FBI Says They Are Closely Monitoring Social Media Posts About “Joker”

By John Vibes According to a recent joint FBI and Department of Homeland Security bulletin, federal law enforcement agencies are monitoring social media posts about the film Joker, in search of threatening comments. The film has been the topic of opinion pieces in the news for months, with many pundits suggesting that it could provoke […]

School Districts Use “Gaggle” To Monitor Students’ Free Speech And Social Media Posts

By MassPrivateI Today, I give you a frightening story about free speech censorship and watchlists just in time for the countdown to Halloween. A recent article in The Tennessean reveals how the Williamson County School District (WCS) is monitoring students’ free speech and social media posts. The WCS recently implemented a “threat surveillance program” called […]

Sayyed Nasrallah’s Other Side (Part 2): This Is How He Followed Social Networking Sites & Prepared His Speeches

Sayyed Nasrallah’s Other Side (Part 2): This Is How He Followed Social Networking Sites & Prepared His Speeches Fatima Salami Beirut – When we read about the personality of Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, we find ourselves immersed in the finer details. We may read the text a second time and not get bored. […]

Social justice warrior and hypocrite Megan Rapinoe under fire for saying footballer should win player of the year ‘just for how cute he is’

   US women’s football star Megan Rapinoe has been accused of hypocrisy after stating Virgil van Dijk should win the FIFA Best Men’s Player award “just for how cute he is.” Rapinoe was named Best Women’s Player at the glitzy awards bash in Milan on Monday night, where Liverpool defender van Dijk was in the […]

Facebook’s Social Media Council Leaves Key Questions Unanswered

By Corynne McSherry and Kit Walsh Facebook took big step forward this week in its march to create an “oversight board” to help vet its more controversial takedown decisions, publishing more details about how it will work. Both Facebook and its users will be able to refer cases to the Board to request its review. […]

China to expand Social Credit System to 33 million companies ahead of 2020

   Beijing has announced one of the most significant developments in its Social Credit System ahead of a planned nationwide rollout of its controversial behavioural engineering system pegged for 2020. The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) circulated a statement saying it is pushing ahead with a corporate ranking system that will affect 33 million […]

Gamification, ‘Social Credit’ and Biometrics | Ft. General Maddox

Biometric identification has existed for decades. The use of biometric technologies, however, is increasing in Australia due to a combination of globalization, developments in information technology and the desire to identify and track individuals. Advanced biometrics were introduced to this country at the turn of the century, and specific focus was given to the agenda […]

Russian Tinder killer? Social network VKontakte set to conquer internet speed dating with new ‘Lovina’ app

VKontakte’s Lovina app lets users participate in what is essentially video chat speed dating, allowing people to quickly assess a large number of potential partners in real-time. The app has been billed as more personal and true-to-life than the callous ‘swipe’ system used by Tinder. Users will also be able to communicate via text messages. […]

Social media has a negative impact on academic performance, here’s how you can avoid that

Almost every student on the planet has social media accounts which they check regularly. Social media has become a part of our lives whether we like it or not. We spend way too much time checking our feed or looking through someone else’s photos. In most cases, it is not […]

Weaponized benefits: Ex-ISIS fighter abuses Swedish social security, demands $20K for UK jail time

The man, formerly known as Bherlin Gildo but who has since changed his identity upon returning to Sweden, was one of the country’s first jihadists to travel to fight alongside Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS). And now he is trying to use Sweden’s benefits culture to to his advantage, demanding SEK 200,000 (about $20,600) from […]

Ivanka strikes again! Trump is considering social credit score to determine who can buy a gun.

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FEC, Social Media Giants Powwow on Circumventing First Amendment

By Kurt Nimmo It’s hardly surprising The New York Times and The Washington Post didn’t bother to report on the rally at the British Home Office in support of Julian Assange. A quick search of the news reveals AOL and Reuters reported on the rally which featured Roger Waters of Pink Floyd. If not for […]

Social Credit Comes to US Shores: Consumers Denied Services Based on Shadowy “Security Ratings”

By Janet Phelan Another blip in what appears to be subtle yet rampant discrimination levied against certain American citizens has emerged on the social radar. As reported recently here, there appears to be another scoring system—other than credit scores—which is not only encouraging but mandating private companies to withhold their regular services from certain consumers. […]

The Social Engineering of the Meaning of Life

Patrick J. Herbert, Patrick Herbert Waking Times We have been fed lies by a system designed to enslave us since birth. It uses deception as its primary means to accomplish this, and it involves institutions that we have been told to trust unconditionally. It is multi-faceted, multi-layered, and its primary means of perpetuating itself is through […]

Social Credit: The U.S. Denied Entry To Student Because of His Friends’ Social Media Posts

By Mac Slavo A Harvard student has been denied entry to the United States because of what friends of his posted on social media. Ismail Ajjawi reportedly had his visa canceled after hours of questioning at Boston’s airport by the USSA. Silicon Valley is already hard at work manipulating behavior, taking on the role of […]

Silicon Valley is Building a Chinese-Style Social Credit System

Mac Salvo, Activist Post Waking Times Companies in the United States, and more specifically, Silicon Valley, are building a social credit system for individuals.  Much like the social credit system communist China uses to control its population, this authoritarian control is different in one way: it is being done by corporations as opposed to the […]

Uh-oh: Silicon Valley is building a Chinese-style social credit system

In place since 2014, the social credit system is a work in progress that could evolve by next year into a single, nationwide point system for all Chinese citizens, akin to a financial credit score. It aims to punish for transgressions that can include membership in or support for the Falun Gong or Tibetan […]

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