Social Media Purge

Facebook is erasing popular alternative media pages that had millions of likes and suspending anti-war and anti-police brutality accounts, in coordination with Twitter. Journalist Max Blumenthal says this is part of a larger political crackdown; EFF’s David Greene says the implications are dangerous.

Facebook Erases Hundreds of Alternative Media Pages in Mass Purge (1/2)

Facebook Erases Hundreds of Alternative Media Pages in Mass Purge (1/2)

October 18, 2018

Facebook is erasing popular alternative media pages that had millions of likes and suspending anti-war and anti-police brutality accounts, in coordination with Twitter. Journalist Max Blumenthal says this is part of a larger political crackdown; EFF’s David Greene says the implications are dangerous

Social Media Purge Silences Alternative Media Outlets that had Millions of Likes (2/2)

Social Media Purge Silences Alternative Media Outlets that had Millions of Likes (2/2)

October 18, 2018

Facebook is erasing popular alternative media pages that had millions of likes and suspending anti-war and anti-police brutality accounts, in coordination with Twitter. Journalist Max Blumenthal says this is part of a larger political crackdown; EFF’s David Greene says the implications are dangerous