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  1. FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO:  Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump protest in Washington

    Commentary: With Trump off social media, platforms must crack down on incendiary speech from other leaders

    Social media companies should develop emergency protocols to counter the exploitation by malign agents and states that seek to foment violence, ...
  2. After booting President Donald Trump off Twitter, the social media app has suspended another 70,000

    Twitter suspends 70,000 accounts linked to pro-Trump QAnon conspiracy

    Twitter announced Monday it has suspended "more than 70,000 accounts" linked to the QAnon conspiracy theory following the attack on the US Capitol ...
  3. A photo illustration shows the suspended Twitter account of U.S. President Donald Trump on a smartp

    Commentary: Handmaidens to US Capitol chaos, social media giants face a turning point

    While Republicans and right-wing media enabled Donald Trump, the unchecked growth of social media companies were just as complicit in allowing ...
  4. Germany Pandemic Politics

    Trump's Twitter eviction 'problematic': Merkel

    Germany's Merkel: Trump's Twitter eviction 'problematic'
  5. The conservative social network Parler was forced offline, tracking websites showed, a day after

    Conservative social network Parler sues Amazon over web shutdown

    The conservative social network Parler was forced offline on Monday (Jan 11), tracking websites showed, after Amazon warned that the company would ...
  6. Zuckerberg and Trump

    Commentary: Facebook’s eleventh-hour suspension of Trump’s account raises questions about its motives

    Facebook’s decision to deplatform the president “indefinitely” appears altruistic but the company’s track record suggests another explanation, ...