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  • YouTube mass purges popular channels after announcing crackdown on “harmful conspiracy theories”

    10/16/2020 7:22:19 AM PDT · by ptsal · 15 replies
    USSA NEWS ^ | Oct 15, 2020 | Staff
    ouTube has scrubbed many popular “QAnon” and independent news channels from its platform after announcing new rules that prohibit what it deems to be “harmful conspiracy theories.” The channels collectively had millions of subscribers and some of the many channels that were removed during this purge include: X22 Report (952,000 subscribers) SGTreport (630,000 subscribers) Edge of Wonder (467,000 subscribers) Praying Medic (391,000 subscribers) And We Know (385,000 subscribers) Amazing Polly (375,000 subscribers) Joe M (367,000 subscribers) Dollar Vigilante (304,000 subscribers) Mouthy Buddha (296,000 subscribers) JustInformed Talk (281,000 subscribers) RedPill78 (269,000 subscribers) The Patriot Hour (248,000 subscribers) In Pursuit of Truth...
  • Will Conservatives Finally Awaken to the Big Tech Threat?

    10/16/2020 5:51:35 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 19 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | October 16, 2020 | Josh Hammer
    As the American right continues to sort through its identity crisis, four years after the earth-shattering election of a heterodox Republican Party presidential standard-bearer, battle lines are hardening on the issue of Big Tech's hectoring censorship and its monopolistic corporate misbehavior. The increasing brazenness with which the various Big Tech behemoths distort their search algorithms to hide conservative viewpoints, undermine conservatives through "shadow banning" and weaponize the sanctimonious and self-serving "fact-checking" cottage industry to suppress conservative voices has long been clear to those of us who, to use the parlance of the day, are "very online." The 2017 dismissal of...
  • Cuomo Claims There Was Never An Order Instructing Nursing Homes to Take COVID Patients – But Here It Is

    10/14/2020 5:41:09 PM PDT · by rustyweiss74 · 51 replies
    MenRec ^ | 10/14/20 | Staff
    CUOMO: “There was never a directive that said we will send COVID positive people back to nursing homes. The directive which was modeled on the federal directive said you cannot discriminate. But the state law clearly says a nursing home can’t accept the person unless they can — can treat them." Here's the directive.
  • President Trump responds to Facebook/Twitter censorship of Hunter Biden story

    10/14/2020 3:40:13 PM PDT · by RandFan · 28 replies
    Twitter ^ | Oct 14 | President Trump
    @realDonaldTrumpSo terrible that Facebook and Twitter took down the story of “Smoking Gun” emails related to Sleepy Joe Biden and his son, Hunter, in the @NYPost. It is only the beginning for them. There is nothing worse than a corrupt politician. REPEAL SECTION 230!!!
  • Cuomo: Wouldn’t Redo ‘Wholly Non-Consequential’ COVID Nursing Home Policy

    10/14/2020 11:23:58 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 20 replies
    Breitbart ^ | October 13 2020 | IAN HANCHETT
    On Tuesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “AC360,” New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) stated that he doesn’t wish he could redo his coronavirus nursing home policy and that “it was wholly non-consequential.” Host Anderson Cooper asked, “You have gotten criticism for, there were more than 6,000 people who died in nursing homes in New York from COVID, some of your critics have pointed to a directive back in March releasing COVID patients into nursing homes as the root cause of the high death toll. Given what we now know, is that something that you wish you would go — could go...
  • Consumer Review Site Yelp has Partnered with BLM to Publicly Target Businesses they deem "Racist" with 'Public Attention Alert'

    10/10/2020 7:07:34 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 58 replies
    nteb ^ | 10/10/20 | Geoffrey Grider
    Kamala Harris was 100% right when she said that the “riots are not going away”, even after the election. What the Left is creating is a permanent mob rule based system of anarchy that will soon vie with the police for control of the streets. The Black Lives Matter Movement, having now received nearly a billion dollars in funding since the riots began, is positioning themselves to be the 21st century version of Adolf Hitler’s Brown Shirts. Think I exaggerate? There are few social media sites with more impact and influence than consumer review site, Yelp. A good review on...
  • Revealed: The Shocking Full Extent of Big Tech Censorship of Conservatives

    09/25/2020 4:46:17 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 7 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 25 Sep, 2020 | Pamela Geller
    Allum Bokhari, the senior technology correspondent at Breitbart News, has performed an extraordinarily valuable service by giving us his new book #Deleted: Big Tech’s Battle to Erase the Trump Movement and Steal the Election. While the social media giants’ efforts to suppress all dissent from their far-left, anti-American agenda have been going on for years, few people are aware of the full depth and breadth of this sinister initiative, or of how it is much more than just a bias toward the left, but a carefully planned and coordinated endeavor that, if left unchecked, will do nothing less than relegate...
  • Remove Nancy Pelosi from the speakership immediately....

    09/22/2020 9:00:58 AM PDT · by caww · 81 replies
    washingtonexaminer ^ | 10/22/2020 | Rep. Chip Roy / Rep. Jody Hice / Rep. Andy Biggs
    Pelosi’s latest impeachment threat is proof she would rather use her post as speaker of the House to weaponize the chamber than as a means of accomplishing anything of substance for the country. In response to the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Pelosi threatened to impeach President Trump..... When pressed on what grounds she has to move forward, the speaker was shockingly coy,“we have arrows in our quiver that I’m not about to discuss right now.” As always, Pelosi's interests are 'diabolical'. Understanding that the House has no role in appointing or confirming Supreme Court nominees, Pelosi is looking...
  • ‘This is not about principles’: Eric Holder tells progressives to ‘be more comfortable with the acquisition-and use-of power’

    09/22/2020 12:59:51 PM PDT · by Red Badger · 32 replies
    twitchy.com ^ | Posted at 2:26 pm on September 22, 2020 | by Greg P.
    In a response to Mitt Romney, former Attorney General Eric Holder tweeted “this is not about principle” and that progressives “need to be comfortable with the acquisition-and use-of power” to “create systems reflecting the interests of the people”: Twitter Eric Holder @EricHolder This is not about principle-it’s always been about power. Progressives need to be comfortable with the acquisition-and use-of power. We will be faced with serious questions after the election; we must use the power we have to create systems reflecting the interests of the people. =========================================================================== We should believe them when they say this: ============================================================================ Profile photo, opens...
  • Grace Community Church Pastor John MacArthur says 'bring it on' after LA threatens jail time

    09/21/2020 6:53:37 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 34 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 09/21/2020 | By Leah MarieAnn Klett
    Grace Community Church Pastor John MacArthur took an insouciant attitude toward threats of jail time over his church’s decision to hold indoor services amid ongoing COVID-19 lockdowns, saying he’ll simply open a “jail ministry” should he find himself behind bars. In an interview with Fox News' Laura Ingraham on Tuesday, MacArthur revealed that he recently received a letter threatening up to six months in jail if he continues holding indoor worship services at his church in Sun Valley, California. “Of course, my biblical hero apart from the Lord Jesus Christ is the Apostle Paul,” MacArthur said. “And when he went...
  • New York City Officials Unleash Horde Of Violent Addicts On A Peaceful Residential Neighborhood

    09/21/2020 7:01:38 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 34 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 09/21/2020 | Craig Trainor
    On May 3, 2020, without warning or public comment, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio began dumping into luxury hotels near a Upper West Side residential neighborhood what would ultimately become a 730-man army of broken, derelict, homeless adult men in various stages of disintegration and crisis. On July 27, the mayor sent the most aggressive of these men—283 in total—to the Lucerne Hotel for quarter.In response to Covid-19, the mayor moved the men from downtown homeless shelters, where they had access to critical social services, to the hotels, where services are illusory. The Department of Homeless Services...
  • Trump to block U.S. downloads of TikTok, WeChat on Sunday

    09/18/2020 5:41:34 AM PDT · by grayhog · 13 replies
    CNBC ^ | 9-18-20 | Steve Kovach
    The Commerce Department announced Friday morning that it would ban U.S. business transactions with Chinese-owned social apps WeChat and TikTok on Sunday. The announcement comes ahead of an expected statement Friday by President Donald Trump on whether or not the government will approve a deal for Oracle to take a minority stake in TikTok and become a “trusted technology partner” for the company in the U.S. It’s unclear if the Commerce Department’s announcement means there’s no possibility of a deal going through before the Sunday deadline, and it could be an aggressive move from the Trump Administration to push for...
  • 'Not a big deal': Noncitizens who voted illegally in 2016 still on voter rolls

    09/20/2020 6:18:59 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 14 replies
    Juan Landeros-Mireles admitted in court last year that he registered to vote and even cast ballots in the 2016 election, though he has never been a U.S. citizen. As the November election nears, he is still listed as an active voter in Wilson County, North Carolina. Given his past, it’s not likely he will try again, but his experience does strengthen an argument of voter integrity advocates: Some local rolls haven’t been cleansed of illegitimate voters, creating opportunities for fraudulent ballots to be cast. Landeros-Mireles isn’t alone. Federal prosecutors charged 17 other people with illegally voting as noncitizens in eastern...
  • DEMOCRATIC ELECTION RIGGING: REPS Receive Misprinted Ballots w/ DEM Candidates Listed Instead

    09/17/2020 9:44:54 AM PDT · by sevinufnine · 25 replies
    Think American ^ | 6/26/2020 | Troy Mullins
    New Jersey Republicans sure got a surprise when they checked their mail recently. When they opened up their envelopes containing their mail-in ballots for the election on July 7th, they were shocked to see what was inside. Just like Oregon, it seems like Democrats are trying to rig the elections there as well. It's like they just took a play out of their playbook. They received ballots that were for Democrats and not Republicans. In other words, they weren't able to vote on them because they're not voting Democrat.
  • Barr Told Prosecutors to Consider Sedition Charges for Protest Violence

    09/16/2020 7:13:09 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 16 replies
    NYT ^ | 09 16 2020 | Katie Benner
    Attorney General William P. Barr told federal prosecutors in a call last week that they should consider charging rioters and others who had committed violent crimes at protests in recent months with sedition, according to two people familiar with the call. The highly unusual suggestion to charge people with insurrection against lawful authority alarmed some on the call, which included U.S. attorneys around the country, said the people, who described Mr. Barr’s comments on the condition of anonymity for fear of retribution. The attorney general has also asked prosecutors in the Justice Department’s civil rights division to explore whether they...
  • Report: Seattle Mayor May Face Federal Charges Over ‘Autonomous Zone’ Fiasco

    09/16/2020 7:19:51 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 36 replies
    The Daily Wire ^ | 9/16/2020 | Tim Pearce
    The Department of Justice is looking into whether federal charges can be brought against Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan over her failure to crack down on a so-called “autonomous zone” controlled for weeks by rioters. Attorney General William Barr has tasked the DOJ’s civil rights division with investigating whether charges can be brought against Durkan, The New York Times reported on Wednesday evening citing two people familiar with the discussions. Barr has also asked federal prosecutors to consider charging rioters with sedition and insurrection against the United States government, according to The Wall Street Journal. Rioters took over several city blocks...
  • FTC Prepares Possible Antitrust Lawsuit Against Facebook, Source Says

    09/15/2020 8:48:39 PM PDT · by rdl6989 · 14 replies
    Yahoo Finance ^ | September 15, 2020 | David McLaughlin
    - U.S. competition enforcers are preparing a possible antitrust lawsuit against Facebook Inc., according to a person familiar with the matter. The Federal Trade Commission has been investigating Facebook for more than a year over whether the social media giant has harmed competition and could file a case by the end of the year, said the person, who was granted anonymity because the inquiry is confidential. No final decision has been made, the person added. A lawsuit by the FTC would mark another major escalation by U.S. officials in their campaign against America’s technology giants, which have come under intense...
  • After Defeating Govt in Court, California Megachurch Now Faces Eviction Notice

    09/02/2020 6:11:43 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 18 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | 9/2/20 | Anthony Murdoch
    Grace Community Church has held a lease from the county on a section of their parking lot since 1975. Now, after winning in court the right to hold worship services, the organization received an eviction notice.LOS ANGELES, California, September 2, 2020 (LifeSiteNews) — A lawyer for a California Christian megachurch is calling out Los Angeles County for terminating a 45-year-old parking lot lease, saying the county’s deed is an act of “retaliation” for the church fighting to win the right to worship after challenging “unreasonable” state coronavirus health orders. "Los Angeles County is retaliating against Grace Community Church for simply...
  • Kamala Harris's dog whistle to rioters, looters, and arsonists

    09/01/2020 5:28:58 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 6 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 1 Sep, 2020 | Civis Americanus
    Kamala Harris, AKA "Mike Nifong in a Dress," wants to be vice president of the United States. Given Joe Biden's age and apparent health, she could easily become president if he wins. Voters need to know about Harris's dog whistles in support of the violence that is ravaging cities around the country. Let's begin with Harris's verified tweet of June 1. If you're able to, chip in now to the @MNFreedomFund to help post bail for those protesting on the ground in Minnesota. The link goes to "Kamala Harris for the People," which says, "Make a donation to the Minnesota...
  • Dem. congressman condemns 'vigilante justice' as protesters vandalize San Jose mayor's home

    08/29/2020 11:14:39 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 25 replies
    Fox News ^ | August 29 2020 | Morgan Phillips
    Protesters vandalized the home of San Jose's mayor Friday in a demonstration against the Wisconsin police shooting of Jacob Blake. They marched to the mayor’s home, then ran off after spraypainting the house. Mayor Sam Liccardo and a number of neighbors scrubbed the graffiti off later Friday. Around 150 protesters marched near San Jose City Hall in a Black Lives Matter demonstration earlier in the day, calling to defund the San Jose Police, according to the San Jose Spotlight. By nightfall, a smaller group of 30 or 40 protesters had veered off to march toward Liccardo’s home.