The recently launched Freedom from Facebook coalition, which includes anti-Israel groups such as Jewish Voice for Peace and Linda Sarsour’s MPower Change as members, showcased signs portraying two top Jewish Facebook officials as an octopus with its tentacles across a globe, an anti-semitic trope used by the likes of Nazi Germany to push conspiracies of Jewish control.
A progressive coalition of anti-monopoly groups seeking to break up Facebook just added the top U.S. communications union to its campaign.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R., Calif.) on Thursday slammed Google for their search engine listing “Nazism” as one of the ideologies of the California Republican Party.
The wife of a Facebook cofounder has provided a bulk of the funding to a political action committee that was co-founded by Black Lives Matter (BLM) activist Shaun King to target district attorney races across the country in an attempt to “fight structural racism.”
A newly formed coalition pushing for Facebook to be broken up merges liberal economic groups with extreme anti-Israel activist groups, who have long complained that the social media giant censors its content.
Minnesota Democrat Al Franken, who resigned from the U.S. Senate in January amid sexual misconduct allegations, used his first public appearance since resigning to lambast Silicon Valley’s leading technology titans and call for greater regulation in the realm of data privacy.
The flamboyant video blogging duo of “Diamond and Silk” will testify before the House Judiciary Committee next week as part of a “hearing to examine social media filtering and policing practices.”
Experts in Silicon Valley’s tech industry said it was difficult watching Democrats vilify Facebook tracking tools knowing full well most of them are using the very tools they criticized to aid their reelection efforts.