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    👍 | Pete Buttigieg Quashes Rumors Of Clashes With V…

    United States Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg doused rumors that he and Vice President Kamala Harris are engaged in a personal cold war over who would carry President Joe Biden's torch on Sunday's edition of Meet the Press on MSNBC. Vice President Kamala Harris's political standing – your name seems to be in every single one of those articles. Has it all impacted your relationship with the vice president, that it seems as if there's this narrative of a rivalry developing between the two of you? ” host Chuck Todd asked the secret…

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    👍 | Elon Musk Starts Twitter Spat With Sen. Bernie…

    Raising taxes on billionaires was among the many proposals President Joe Biden and congressional Democrats made ahead of the 2020 election, which a majority of voting decided was a winning message. But actually getting it done has faced some serious headwinds. Last week, United States Sen Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) cited Tesla founder Elon Musk's massive wealth gains during the Covid-19 pandemic as an example of why the richest Americans should pay more in taxes. one-bedroom apartment. Half our people continue to live paycheck t…

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    👍 | Newsmax Correspondent Emerald Robinson Permanen…

    Emerald Robinson, a White House correspondent at the conservative media outlet Newsmax, was banned from Twitter by the site's moderators on Tuesday for continuing to post disinformation about COVID-19. Users “may not use Twitter's services to share false or misleading information about Covid- 19 which may lead to harm, ”the platform states in its rules and policies.“ Dear Christians: the vaccines contain a bioluminescent marker called LUCIFERASE so that you can be tracked, ”Robinson tweeted last Monday.“ Read the last book of the New Testament to see how this ends. ”Luciferase“ is not an ingred…

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    👍 | Matthew McConaughey Walks Back Controversial Va…

    Actor and activist Matthew McConaughey on Thursday clarified his position on COVID-19 vaccines after he sparked controversy earlier this week during the virtual New York Times DealBook summit. McConaughey, who has generated speculation that he may mount a run for Texas governor next year, faced backlash for stating that he would not support vaccine mandates for young children until there is scientific proof that they are safe. McConaughey, along with his wife, mother and eldest son Levi have all been inoculated against the coronavirus. His two youngest have not. We go slow on vaccinations, ev…

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    👍 | Trump Announces Creation Of New Social Media Pl…

    Former President Donald Trump has announced the creation of a new social network, “Truth Social.” “I created TRUTH Social and TMTG to stand up to the tyranny of Big Tech. We live in a world where the Taliban has a huge presence on Twitter , yet your favorite American President has been silenced. This is unacceptable, ”Trump said in a release.“ I am excited to send out my first TRUTH on TRUTH Social very soon. TMTG was founded with a mission to give a voice to all. I'm excited to soon begin sharing my thoughts on TRUTH Social and to fight back against Big Tech. Everyone asks me why doesn't someo…

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    👍 | Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Denies Allegations…

    On Wednesday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg finally broke his silence after the former Facebook employee Frances Haugen testified before a US Senate committee. Haugen, known as the Facebook whistleblower, told Senators Tuesday that the social media platform consistently put profit over the safety of the users , letting its algorithms continue to harm individuals, especially child users. After remaining silent for a day after her testimony, the Facebook CEO posted a lengthy statement on Facebook, rebutting the claims made by his former employee. this idea t…

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    👍 | Twitter Suspends Marjorie Taylor Greene

    Twitter has temporarily suspended Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Georgia) for spreading “misleading information” about COVID-19 vaccines after she wrote that vaccines are “failing.” The platform has given her a one-week suspension. A Twitter spokesperson claims that Greene's tweet “was labeled in line with our COVID-19 misleading information policy.” “Due to repeated violations of Twitter Rules,” Greene's account will be placed in “read-only” mode, according to the same spokesperson. , Greene said the FDA “should not approve the COVID vaccines.” “There are too many reports of in fec…

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    👍 | Twitter Suspends Marjorie Taylor Greene's Accou…

    Twitter suspended Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene for 12 hours on Monday night following her misleading post about COVID-19 that broke the platform's misinformation policy. “We took enforcement action on the account [Marjorie Taylor Greene] for violations of the Twitter Rules, specifically the COVID-19 misleading information policy, ”a Twitter spokesperson said in a statement. Greene reportedly violated Twitter's policies for her two tweets posted Sunday and Monday, claiming that the COVID-19 is not a threat for people under 65 and not obese. The House member also stated that vaccines shouldn't be…

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    👍 | Facebook Says Trump's Suspension Will Last At L…

    Facebook stated on Friday that former President Donald Trump's ban from the social media platform would last at least two more years, meaning that he will not be able to use his social network during the 2022 midterm elections. The company also said it would end a policy “Given the gravity of the circumstances that led to Mr. Trump's suspension, we believe his actions composed a severe violation of our rules which merit the highest penalty available under the new enforcement protocols,” Nick Clegg, Facebook's vice president of…

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    👍 | Kamala Harris Under Fire For'Tone Deaf' Memori…

    Vice President Kamala Harris came under fire on Saturday when she tweeted a candid photo of herself looking to the side and smiling. The caption read simply: “Enjoy the long weekend.” But some Twitter users took offense to it. They considered it tone- deaf and disrespectful because of her failure to mention the very reason for the long weekend and its significance: Memorial Day, a national holiday where many American families cannot “enjoy” the holiday. Following the end of the Civil War, which claimed more American lives than any other conflict previous to it, in the spring of 1865, it is b…

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    👍 | Twitter Account, @DJTDesk, Posting Trump Statem…

    An account re-posting former President Donald Trump's statements was banned by Twitter last week. The platform explained that the account “@DJTDesk” violated Twitter's evasion policy, as Trump is still indefinitely suspended from the platform. @DJTDesk's bio read, “Posts copied from Save America on behalf of the 45th POTUS; Originally composed via DonaldJTrump / Desk. ”A Twitter spokesperson said in a statement Friday regarding the account's suspension that“ as stated in our ban evasion policy, we'll take enforcement action on accounts whose apparent intent is to replace or promote content affil…

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    👍 | Trump Statement Calling Kentucky Derby Winner M…

    Former President Donald Trump released a statement on his blog Sunday saying that the winner of the Kentucky Derby failing a drug test is a metaphor for “what is happening to our country,” then lamenting national and election security. This is emblematic of what is happening to our Country. The whole world is laughing at us as we go to hell on our Borders, our fake Presidential Election, and everywhere else! ”Trump wrote in a statement to his blog Sunday. The former president has been releasing more public statements since he b…

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    👍 | Facebook Oversight Board Upholds Trump Ban, Lea…

    A panel of lawyers, activists and journalists acting as Facebook's Oversight Board ruled Wednesday to uphold the company's ban of former President Donald Trump. The committee's decision means that Trump will not have access to his massive Facebook or Instagram accounts at any time in the near future “Our sole job is to hold this extremely powerful organization, Facebook, to be held accountable,” said board co-chair Michael McConnell, then specified that the Trump ban “did not meet these standards.” The board's final decision explains that an indefinite suspension of Trump is “not appropriate,…

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    👍 | Anti-Defamation League Calls For Fox News Host…

    The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has called on Fox News to fire their network's host Tucker Carlson following a segment where the host made allusion to a white supremacist theory of whites being at risk of “replaced” by non-whites, known as the “Great Replacement Theory.” “Given his long record of race-baiting, we believe it is time for Carlson to go,” said ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt in their open letter to Fox News. dealing with voting rights and allegations of voter disenfranchisement, Tucker Carlson disgustingly gave an impassioned defense of the wh…

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    👍 | Supreme Court Overturns Ruling Preventing Trump…

    On Monday, the US Supreme Court vacated a ruling from a lower court that accused former President Donald Trump of violating the First Amendment by blocking seven Twitter followers from his account. on behalf of the seven individuals he blocked during his presidency in May and June of 2017. The lawyers wrote in the court papers that the President's account, @realDonaldTrump, “functions as an official source of news and information about the government, and as a forum for speech by, to, and…

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    👍 | Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee Accused Of P…

    Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) baffled Twitter users on Sunday writing a post disparaging Asian-Americans amidst a deadly rise in Anti-Asian hate crimes in the Untied States. like me, Delta will agree with my “values” and I'll probably get shoes from Nike & tickets to [MLB] games, ”the former governor said. The comment section of the former governor's tweet was filled with several condemnations of the message As'overtly racist.' Some of Huckabee's former colleagues were deeply distraught by the governor's comments. Beth Moore, a Texas…

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    👍 | Trump Will Return To Social Media With His'Own…

    Senior Adviser to former President Donald Trump, Jason Miller, said on Sunday that Trump plans to return to social media in the near future on his “own platform.” Miller said Sunday that Trump will be “returning to social media in two or three months ”The Trump advisor also boasted that the unnamed, and unseen platform would“ completely redefine the game ”and rake in“ tens of millions ”of new users. Trump was banned from his most-visible platform, Twitter, for“ incitement of violence. ”In the hours after the January 6 Capitol insurrection. Trump's leaning into a new platform may be the only wa…

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    👍 | Sen. Ted Cruz's Tweet Criticizing California Po…

    Last week, Texas has grappled with record low temperatures and rolling blizzards, which left millions without power. Power has been gradually restored this week. The recent blackout in Texas marks less than a year since rolling outages struck California during which Texas lawmakers mocked the state's crisis as a result of California Democrats' green policies. Sen. Ted Cruz's tweet attracted particular attention, having specifically cited “CA's failed energy policy” on then-campaigning Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, as well as, bizarrely, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio- Cortez (D-New York). A Twitter-user…

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    👍 | Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Banned From Instagram For…

    Robert F. Kennedy Jr.'s Instagram account was banned last week due to “repeatedly sharing debunked claims about the coronavirus or vaccines,” according to a Facebook spokesperson. The spokesperson explained that Kennedy's Facebook account has not yet been banned: “We don 't automatically disable accounts across our apps, because the accounts may post about different things on our different services. ”Recently, Facebook has been expanding efforts to stop the spread of misinformation surrounding the COVID-19 vaccines. A Facebook press release details the company's newfound mission: “We are contin…

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    👍 | Twitter Permanently Bans Right-Wing Group Proje…

    On Thursday night, Twitter permanently suspended the account of right-wing conservative activist group Project Veritas after the group “repeatedly” violated Twitters terms of service, a Twitter spokesperson said. Specifically, the group violated Twitter's policy on sharing, or threatening to share, other's private information. The Twitter spokesperson refused to say specifically which tweet triggered the ban, but Project Veritas believes the action is due to a video posted to their account accosting the Facebook vice president of Integrity at his private home. “The tweet in question arose when…

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    👍 | Lou Dobbs' Praises Trump On Twitter After Fox N…

    After Fox News canceled Lou Dobbs' Fox Business Network show, the former anchor has become active on Twitter, thanking people for defending him and retweeting some people insulting the network. Fox News put out the following statement about the cancellation: “As we said in October, FOX News Media regularly considers programming changes and plans have been in place to launch new formats as appropriate post-election, including on FOX Business – this is part of those planned changes. A new 5 PM program will be announced in the near future . ”The news of the show's cancellation came one day after S…

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    👍 | My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell Banned From Twitter A…

    Twitter has finalized a permanent ban for Mike Lindell, CEO of MyPillow. Following the banning of former President Donald Trump, Lindell regularly peddled the former president's unsubstantiated voter fraud claims on his account. “This account was suspended for repeated violations of our civic integrity policy , ”A Twitter representative said in a statement about Lindell's account. Lindell's ban is one of several made by Twitter as well as Facebook in an apparent crackdown against false information on their sites. From his Twitter account, Lindell alleged that Dominion and Smartmatic voting sys ...

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    👍 | More Universities & Companies Cut Ties With Tru…

    A wave of public institutions and corporations have moved to formally cut ties with President Donald Trump in the wake of the riots in the US Capitol building on Jan. 6. Lehigh University and Wagner College have revoked Trump's honorary degrees at their institutions and denounced his actions E-commerce companies like Shopify have formally severed transaction systems for online stores run by Trump organizations. Leading up to and during the Capitol riots. Trump has also been permanently suspended from Twitter and banned from Facebook and Instagram at least until the end of his term. . Financial ...

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    👍 | FBI Asks For Public To Help Identify Capitol Ri…

    More than 6 people have now been federally charged with trespassing, theft and possession of firearms and explosives. The photo of a man. 60 riots at the US Capitol show people posing in private offices and gleefully vandalizing the Capitol building. sitting at Speaker Nancy Pelosi's (D-California) desk with his feet up led to his subsequent arrest and charging with theft. From another viral photo, a Florida man was arrested after being pictured waving to a camera while carrying Speaker Pelosi's lectern. The FBI has publicly released an image with 12 people who…

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    👍 | Ivanka Trump Deletes Tweet Calling Trump Rioter…

    While the House members and Senators have been quick to denounce the protesters who stormed the Capitol building as “domestic terrorists,” as Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-New York) said and “insurrectionists,” as Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass) .) termed them, Ivanka Trump, similarly to her father, President Donald Trump, called the same people “American Patriots.” Her now-deleted tweet reads “American Patriots — any security breach or disrespect to our law enforcement is unacceptable. The violence. must stop immediately. Please be peaceful. ”Ivanka's tweet reads very similar to Donald Trump's from the same day…

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    👍 | Trump Social Media Accounts Locked After Stokin…

    President Donald Trump's main megaphones to his supporters, his Twitter and Facebook and Instagram accounts, were locked and his video address to the Capitol protesters was removed from his YouTube account on Wednesday night. In recent months all of these social media platforms have added disclaimers below messages like Trump's alleging widespread voter fraud saying such claims are “disputed,” which many experts believe is not enough. The action from the sites comes as a result of Trump's confusing minute-long video where he asks protesters to go home, but before that , insists that the presid…

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    👍 | Twitter To Give @POTUS To Biden On Inauguration…

    Twitter has announced the the @POTUS Twitter account will be transferred over to President-Elect Joe Biden on Inauguration Day, whether President Donald Trumpconcedes the election or not. @POTUS, @whitehouse, @FLOTUS and @VP are all official handles that Twitter will “Twitter is actively preparing to support the transition of White House institutional Twitter accounts on January 20th, 2021,” said a Twitter spokesperson said. “As we did for the presidential transition in 2017, this process is being. done in close consultation with the National Archives and R…

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    👍 | Trump Shares Bizarre Randy Quaid Video With Cap…

    On Tuesday night, President Donald Trumpshared a Twitter video of American actor Randy Quaid reciting one of his tweets captioned “Fox is dead to me” again.Quaid, a loyal Trump supporter, initially shared the video on November 12 after Fox News declared President- elect Joe Biden winner. “Fox News daytime ratings have completely collapsed. Weekend daytime even worse. Very sad to watch this happen,” Quad read Trump's old tweet verbatim aloud for the camera.Mere hours before Trump shared the video for the second time, the president had promoted a video from Fox News host Tucker Carlson.

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    👍 | Trump Acknowledges Biden Victory On Twitter, Th…

    After President-elect Joe Biden was handed a victory in Georgia and President Donald Trump was handed multiple legal defeats on Friday, the election results appeared to be more solidified after a turbulent two weeks of disputes and lawsuits. But Trump has yet to officially concede the election and repeatedly takes to Twitter to condemn the media and declare mail-in ballots as invalid. Early Sunday morning, Trump briefly acknowledged Biden's victory. “He won because the Election was Rigged,” Trump tweeted. “NO VOTE WATCHERS OR OBSERVERS allowed, vote tabulated by a Radical Left privately owned c…

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    👍 | Trump Spends Time Tweeting & Golfing While Igno…

    Despite a surge in coronavirus cases across the nation, President Donald Trump has spent little time working on the pandemic and spent the previous week in the White House posting tweets about his “victory” in the election making unfounded accusations about voter fraud and heading off for Frequent golf outings. The Trump administration so far has rejected Democrats demands that they need to “return to reality and accept the results.” Political scientist Norman Ornstein criticized the president and said, “It seems clear Trump has checked out.” “It's not like this guy has shown a great interest in…

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    👍 | Biden Campaign Threatens To'Escort' Trump Out…

    President-elect Joe Biden officially won the election on Saturday morning, but current President Donald Trump refuses to concede. Trump's campaign has already filed several lawsuits in Georgia, Michigan, Nevada and Pennsylvania — key swing states where Biden received more votes. Most notably, a lawsuit in Philadelphia claims that observers were not allowed to watch ballot counting, although Trump's lawyers admitted in court that observers had been allowed to do so.Trump has also taken to Twitter to make claims about election fraud and question why media networks are the ones determining the r…

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    👍 | Twitter Places Warnings On Trump's'Misleading'…

    In one of the first political actions from Twitter after Election Day, a tweet by President Donald Trump regarding voter fraud was labeled as “a potentially misleading claim about an election.” The warning label blocks users' initial view of the tweet, but one click allows them to view it. Twitter stated that “Some or all of the content shared in this Tweet is disputed and might be misleading about an election” and released a statement that the “action is in line with (their) Civic Integrity Policy.” Twitter was not the only social media site to monitor and limit statements from the president; F…

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    👍 | Twitter Reverses Course After Blocking Potentia…

    Conservatives attacked Twitter this week, with President Donald Trump calling the social media giant “a monster,” and Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Marsha Blackburn (R-Tennessee) promising to subpoena its chief executives. The discontent came after Twitter decided on Wednesday to block an unsubstantiated report from the New York Post about Hunter Biden allegedly trying to influence his father, Democratic nominee Joe Biden to support his work at the Ukrainian energy company, Burisma. Hunter's work at Burisma, a company he has since left , laid at the center of the impeachment inquiry against Trump…

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    👍 | Trump Tweets Doctored Video Of Biden With Anti-…

    President Donald Trump retweeted a doctored video of Democratic nominee Joe Biden at a campaign event in Florida, during which he played the song “Despacito.” The video, originally posted by the Twitter user “The United Spot,” showed the same video but with the anti-police song F *** Tha Police by NWAIn his retweet, Trump asked: “What is this all about?” Twitter flagged the post as “manipulated media,” and linked to the actual video, where Biden can be seen walking up to the lectern and saying “I just have one thing to say,” before pulling out his phone and playing the song “Despacito” by Luis…

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    👍 | Biden Blasts Trump For'Recklessly Encouraging…

    On Sunday, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden hammered President Donald Trump as “recklessly encouraging violence.” Biden's statement comes after a man died following violent conflicts Saturday afternoon in Portland, Oregon, between Black Lives Matter protesters and those involved in a pro-Trump vehicle rally. Trump offered support on Saturday afternoon for a caravan of supporters who were part of a Trump rally in Portland. The Trump supporters had been recorded spraying protesters with paintballs and what appeared to be pepper spray. In turn, a video captured showed protesters launching ...