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Trump Twitter: Republicans and Democrats split over freedom of speech | Donald Trump | The Guardian - 0 views

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    "Twitter's decision to permanently suspend Donald Trump's account in the wake of the storming of Capitol Hill on Wednesday continues to stoke fierce debate, supporters and critics split on partisan lines as they contest what the suspension means for a cherished American tradition: freedom of speech."
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Apple removes Parler from App Store, after Google - 'we're toast,' says Parler | Boing Boing - 0 views

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    "Apple and Google's tougher enforcement could preclude such apps from becoming realistic alternatives to the mainstream social networks. They now face the choice of either stepping up their policing of posts - undercutting their main feature in the process - or losing their ability to reach a wide audience."
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Sleeping Giants demand Google & Apple pull Parler app from stores over 'incitement' to violence -- Society's Child -- Sott.net - 0 views

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    "Users post violent and hateful content to Facebook and Twitter all the time, they argued - and no one was demanding those platforms get the boot from the app stores."
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Facebook Manipulated the News You See to Appease Republicans, Insiders Say - Mother Jones - 0 views

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    "What wasn't publicly known until now is that Facebook actually ran experiments to see how the changes would affect publishers-and when it found that some of them would have a dramatic impact on the reach of right-wing "junk sites," as a former employee with knowledge of the conversations puts it, the engineers were sent back to lessen those impacts. As the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, they came back in January 2018 with a second iteration that dialed up the harm to progressive-leaning news organizations instead."
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There's Tons Of Black Lives Matter Content On TikTok, But You May Not See Much Of It - 0 views

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    "That algorithm can make the app powerfully addictive and fun, but like other social media platforms, it may also be cutting out whole swaths of content that you'll never get to see. I ran an experiment by creating two fresh accounts on TikTok. With these accounts, the only bias they start with is knowing my location - Toronto - which brings up content made near me."
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Inside the violent, misogynistic world of TikTok's new star, Andrew Tate | TikTok | The Guardian - 1 views

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    "Yet despite much of the content appearing to break TikTok's rules, which explicitly ban misogyny and copycat accounts, the platform appears to have done little to limit Tate's spread or ban the accounts responsible. Instead, it has propelled him into the mainstream - allowing clips of him to proliferate, and actively promoting them to young users."
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